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Australian TV host Andrew "Cosi" Costello wanted to make his birthday party extra-special, using social media to call out to kids who have never received a party invitation.

"I love other people's birthdays but I never really have a party of my own. I don't really like the whole birthday party concept for myself," the host, who seems like Australia's James Corden, told ABC Adelaide.

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Then Cosi heard a speech by a woman whose son has muscular dystrophy, and came up with a way to throw a good, meaningful party.

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"She finished her chat by saying the hardest thing about having a child with special needs that she's found is ... when she goes to pick him up from school, all the other kids are running around with birthday party invitations and she said that never once has her son been invited to a birthday party throughout his whole life of schooling," he said.

SOME KIDS NEVER GET INVITED TO A BIRTHDAY PARTY.. I can't get this moment out of my head. I was hosting a charity night in the city. A mother got up and spoke bravely about her sons battle with MD and the issues it caused him and their family. I sat there thinking how tough it must be to have a special needs child. How people like this lady give up their lives socially and emotionally and most likely often financially to devote their life to caring for their child. But it's how she finished her selfless talk that haunts me. She said " Do you know the hardest thing about my 12 year old boy having MD?" I was thinking she'd say the sleepless nights, the extra workload as a parent, the 24/7 care but no.. She said " For years I've picked him up from school and I've seen all the other kids tearing around waving birthday party invitations yet never once in his life has my child been invited to anyone's birthday party...😞" Well you could have knocked me off my chair with a finger. It was a knife through my heart. She went on " I often think to myself just once.. just one day I'd like him to be invited to another kids birthday party" It makes me sad writing this rethinking about the moment she says that. That same day I had a conversation with my wife saying how annoying the upcoming weekend was going to be running our two little girls to four different parties. I even joked about how I need to employ a full time UBER driver just to get them to parties. Yet here's me whinging about it and this Mum stands before me just wanted one single invite for her son. I felt terrible. 😒So here's what I'm going to do.. My birthday is Dec 17th and it's a Saturday. I am going to have my biggest birthday party ever and I'm ONLY INVITING SA KIDS THAT HAVE NEVER BEEN TO A BIRTHDAY PARTY BEFORE!! ( or rarely been invited) 😍 Adelaide Zoo have given me 100 family passes and that's where my birthday parties going to be! πŸŽ‰so I'll invite 100 SA kids!! 🎁Each kid will get a personal birthday invitation in the mail! πŸ’ŒπŸŽˆI CANNOT WAIT!! If you have a child that tends to miss out on invites for whatever reason. Head to my face book page to enter. ( I can't seem to put the link here!)

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Cosi got the idea to spend his birthday bash with kids who've always been left out.

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He snatched up 100 family passes to the Adelaide Zoo to treat special needs kids and their families to an awesome day.

The post has been shared over 7,000 times, with parents and families opening up about what this means to them in the comments.

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The birthday bash is on December 17th, and is guaranteed to be one to remember, and a great episode of South Aussie with Cosi.