Ray Ditchfield has heard all about Taranaki's white gold. He's keen to have a crack at catching some - but needs help.
They were fishing with no luck when a roast dinner swims by.
And The Fish Of The Day host says he introduced girlfriend Jacinda Ardern to the joys of fishing.
Dive centre owner says he relies on a good summer diving season to survive the winter months.
Commercial and recreational fishing for scallops in all of the Marlborough Sounds is banned.