"There's not enough room on this island for two weathermen," said Sam Wallace of Matty McLean on Monday night's episode of Celebrity Treasure Island.

The former Breakfast weather presenter seemed to make the comment about incumbent McLean in jest — but when the opportunity arose for Wallace to throw him under the bus this week, he took it.

And so began the weatherman rivalry I didn't know I needed until now.


Wallace and McLean are just two of 16 local stars marooned on an island in TVNZ's reboot of Celebrity Treasure Island. Although it's now hosted by Matt Chisholm

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