Information had it that while the lap dancers performed their acts, some of the city's most colourful identities were conducting a conspiracy to carry out heroin deals with, among others, the Bandido bikies.
The names included ex-detective Roger Rogerson, flamboyant Sydneysider Tom Domican, one-time Neddy Smith cohort Graham "Abo" Henry and Tony Vincent, a former associate of underworld Mr Big, the late Lennie McPherson.
BAR? Bandidos, Angels, Rebels?
Paul Jennings said to me I had the highest Bandido inside the premises in Kings Cross. Now the higher the level they don't seem to wear colours.
Co-incidence the guy who is known as the Inspector? Con? Is the person who watches around town? Sammy Sweet comes to mind.