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Police will conduct a risk assessment into a "Reclaim Australia" rally planned for Newcastle on Easter Saturday, part of a nationwide demonstration building support on Facebook.

More than 2500 people have registered their support for the Newcastle "pro-Australian" rally, using Facebook forums with an anti-Islamic bent.

Newcastle police customer service duty officer Inspector Terry Burns said he had spoken with rally organisers and any demonstration would be subject to a risk assessment.


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