ATW Gold Corp.
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ATW Gold Corp.

November 26, 2008 14:38 ET

ATW Commissions Crusher Circuit and Drills 8.4m of 14.48 g/t Au

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 26, 2008) - ATW Gold Corp, (TSX VENTURE:ATW)(FRANKFURT:A3N), ("ATW" or the "Company"), is pleased to report the commissioning of the crusher circuit and additional drill results from its wholly owned Burnakura Gold Mine ("Burnakura") located in Western Australia. Highlights of the drill results include an 8.4 meter (m) intercept grading 14.48 grams per tonne (g/t) gold.

CIL Plant Update

The crushing circuit was refurbished and commissioned this past week. Digital footage of the crushing circuit can be found at: http://www.atwgold.com/_resources/video/burnakura_crusher.mpg

Refurbishment of the plant is within budget and on track to be completed this year. Remaining work involves commissioning of the elution circuit and completion of the gold recovery room.

Drill Results

To date, ATW has completed 40 core holes totaling approximately 8421 meters. Assay results are pending for holes N0A23, NOA27-29 and NOA31-39.

Assay results have now been received for drill holes NOA017-22 to NOA024-26 and NOA30. Complete assays are contained in the table below:



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Hole From (m) To (m) Length (m) Au (g/t)
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NOAD017 124 131 7 2.7436
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and 133.6 135 1.4 2.28
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and 142 160 18 2.6209
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NOAD018 133.1 139.5 6.4 2.2033
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and 150 152 2 1.645
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NOAD018 157 158 1 1.56
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and 163 165 2 1.5
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and 176 177 1 4.71
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and 182.9 183.1 0.2 1.72
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NOAD019 112 112.6 0.6 0.06
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NOAD020 99 100 1 0.74
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NOAD021 131 137 6 5.0333
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and 142 143 1 3.86
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and 148 151 3 4.68
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and 161 163 2 3.425
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NOAD024 163.6 172 8.4 14.48
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NOAD024 178 179 1 1.08
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NOAD025 96.8 97.3 0.5 2.24
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and 114.9 115.1 0.2 4.68
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and 126.5 128 1.5 5.6193
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NOAD026 117 119 2 1.325
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NOAD030 118 119 1 2.32
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and 123 130 7 2.1443
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All samples were submitted for preparation and analysis using fire assay with an AAS finish to Genalysis Laboratory Services Pty Ltd at its facilities in Perth, Western Australia.

ATW believes these latest results have the potential to significantly impact the current mining plan at Burnakura. Mining Plus Pty. Ltd. is in the process of updating the current mining plan to include this new zone.

Brent Butler, CEO & President commented, "Successful commissioning of the crushing circuit brings ATW another step closer to production, scheduled for the first quarter of 2009."

The contents of this news release have been reviewed by Brent Butler who is a qualified person as defined by National Instrument 43-101.

ATW GOLD CORP.

Brent Butler, President & CEO

"This news release may contain forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements address future events and conditions and therefore involve inherent risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from those currently anticipated in such statements."

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