Company and Mining

5 September 2017

White Cliff Minerals-170526-016

White Cliff Minerals Limited (ASX: WCN) (“White Cliff” or “the Company”) is pleased to provide an update on drilling activities being completed in the 2017 field season at its 90%-owned Aucu gold deposit in north-west Kyrgyz Republic.

To date, White Cliff has completed 12 reverse circulation holes for 1400 metres, with five holes drilled at the Quartz Zone, five holes drilled at the Eastern Gold Zone and two holes drilled at the Lower Gold Zone.

The Company has submitted 258 four-metre composite samples to the laboratory near Bishkek, with the remainder in transit from the project site.

Drilling is continuing at the Lower Gold Zone while the Company awaits assay results for the holes drilled at the Quartz Zone and the Eastern Gold Zone. Once results have been received, the Company will plan further drilling at these zones.


As previously advised the Company mobilised a second drill rig to the site in mid-August. Rig two is currently drilling ERC17-006 at the Quartz Zone (27 metres) and rig one is drilling LGZ17-004 (67 metres) at the Lower Gold Zone.

Drilling results will be reported as they become available.

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