Protesters and Police Clash at Anti-Lockdown Demonstration in Sydney

Several people were arrested as thousands of anti-lockdown protesters took to the streets of Sydney’s central business district on Saturday, July 24.

This footage, released by police, shows protesters clashing with mounted police officers.

Demonstrators were marching in response to COVID-19 restrictions, which were in put place across greater Sydney after a spike in infections. In the 24 hours to 8pm on Friday, July 23, 163 new cases were recorded in New South Wales. Credit: State of NSW (NSW Police Force) via Storyful

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