5 Seconds of Summer superfan Julie Saltoon talks about the world of stans and fandoms

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By Lanie Tindale
March 11 2022 - 6:30pm
Julie Saltoon is a superfan of Australian band 5 Seconds of Summer. Picture: John Veage

June 26, 2019

Julie Saltoon tucks the gold-chained necklace into the front pocket of her grey NASA jumper. She pulls her long brown hair into a tight ponytail, adjusts the glasses perched on her face. The 23-year-old has made the walk to Sydney International Airport from her Wolli Creek home so many times before, and for the same reason. But this time her pace is a little faster than usual.

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I am a trainee at The Canberra Times. I currently cover breaking news, as well as an assortment of other random topics. I previously worked in digital news. Email tips or cute dog videos to lanie.tindale@canberratimes.com.au.

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