It’s the TV event that runs more than 24 hours non-stop and, since it’s inception in 1968, has raised more than $500 million for sick children.
Over the years, Telethon has attracted international guests such Sir Cliff Richard, Harry Connick Jr, Whitney Houston, Michael Jackson, Sammy Davis Jr, Stevie Wonder and Tina Turner.
And because it’s unscripted… Telethon can be a hotbed of candid moments, heaps of us have memories of staying up late where there was a high chance that things would get spicy.
Ahead of this weekend’s Telethon, Clairsy & Lisa took your calls on your fave memories of the iconic event, hit PLAY to listen in:
All pics from Lost Telethon
Telethon kicks off on Channel 7 this weekend, October 21 & 22.