Habanero Resources Inc.

Habanero Resources Inc.

October 08, 2009 03:01 ET

Habanero Acquires 13,190 Contiguous Acres In Barkerville Gold District

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Oct. 8, 2009) - Habanero Resources Inc. ("Habanero") (TSX VENTURE:HAO)(PINK SHEETS:HBNRF)(FRANKFURT:HRJ) wishes to announce that it has acquired 5,339 hectares (13,190 acres) in the Barkerville Gold Camp of British Columbia, bordering International Wayside Gold Mines Ltd.'s ("International Wayside") property.

In the Barkerville Gold Camp of BC, historically 101 creeks have reported placer gold production. Recorded gold production from the area totals more than 3.8 million ounces, including an estimated 2.64 million ounces from placer mining and 1.23 million ounces from lode mining. Yesterday, International Wayside announced drill results from the Barkerville Area drill program of 84.4 metres (277.0 feet) of 16.5 grams per tonne (g/t) (0.481 ounce per ton) gold; including 37.5 metres (123.1 feet) of 36.1 g/t (1.052 ounces per ton) gold.

Jason Gigliotti, President of Habanero Resources stated, "The results achieved by International Wayside Gold Mines yesterday were very impressive. We are pleased to have a contiguous block of land bordering this prospect. In addition to acquiring this new prospect, we also currently have work program underway our 100% owned Yukon Gold Prospect."

Habanero is a diversified junior company with the following prospects: acreage in the Alberta Oilsands; land in the Yukon, bordering Underworld; applications made to become a sizable land holder within the land prospective for lithium in Alberta; acreage in the Stewart Mining Region of BC in the vicinity of the recent discovery made by Decade Resources Ltd.; and now has land in the Barkerville Gold Camp of BC bordering International Wayside Gold Mines Ltd.

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Habanero Resources Inc.

Jason Gigliotti, President

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