Mining, Metals and Money

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16 January 2017

Highlights:

  • Additional high grade gold assays received in final 2016 drill holes including:
    • 3 metres at 11.9 g/t gold
    • 3 metres at 11.2 g/t gold
    • 5 metres at 7.6 g/t gold
  • Aucu Gold Project activities underway this quarter
    • New JORC compliant resource estimate due for completion in March
    • Gold and copper metallurgical test work in progress at Bureau Veritas laboratory in Perth
    • Preliminary open pit mining optimisation study to follow resource estimate
    • Exploration and drill planning underway for 2017 field season

White Cliff Minerals Limited (“White Cliff” or the “Company”) is pleased to report the final 2016 drilling results from the Aucu gold project.

Gold mineralisation has been intersected in each of the last three holes at the Quartz Zone extending the identified mineralisation a further 50 metres along strike. In addition, 50 metres further southeast on section 2880, channel sampling identified gold mineralisation in outcrop that returned assay results of 3 metres at 3.8 g/t gold. The extent of mineralisation at the Quartz Zone remains open along strike and at depth.

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