Memorial pays respects to beloved Kings Cross GP

A memorial service for Dr Ray Seidler, who died in July after more than 30 years of calling Sydney’s Kings Cross his professional home, was held at the Sugarmill Hotel in Darlinghurst Road, just metres from his practice and attended by more than 500 people.

The high-flyers and down-and-outs were there in numbers – all of them former patients.

Directors George Miller and George Ogilvie attended, as did celebrity chef Tony Bilson. Clergymen, high school principals, St Vincent’s Hospital staff, businessmen and drug addicts all