The crowds were calling for an end to the strict Stage Four lockdown in the state...
Anti-lockdown protesters are now using encrypted messaging for their 'freedom day' rallies in Melbourne.
Hundreds of anti-lockdown protesters headed to the streets over the past two weekends in Melbourne calling for an end to the strict Stage Four lockdown.
The encrypted messages are being used to plan the 'flash protests' and to attempt to prevent police from finding out the location of the planned rally.
'If you're keen on big numbers, Saturday is the one for you,' the encrypted poster said in a group chat, according to the Herald Sun.