Aurizon Mines Ltd.
AMEX : AZK
TSX : ARZ

Aurizon Mines Ltd.

March 18, 2008 14:05 ET

Aurizon Mines Ltd. Announces 2007 Financial Results Conference Call & Webcast

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 18, 2008) - Aurizon Mines Ltd. (TSX:ARZ)(AMEX:AZK) plans to announce its 2007 financial results for the year ended December 31, 2007 before market open on Wednesday, March 19, 2008.

In addition, Aurizon management will host a conference call and live webcast for analysts and investors on Wednesday March 19, 2008 at 11:00 a.m. Pacific Standard Time (2:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time) to review the results and project activities. You may access the call by calling the operator at 416-641-6136 or toll free access at 1-866-300-7687 ten (10) minutes prior to the scheduled start time.

The call is being webcast and can be accessed at Aurizon's website at www.aurizon.com, or through www.InvestorCalendar.com.

Those who wish to listen to a recording of the conference call at a later time may do so by calling 416-695-5800 or 1-800-408-3053 (Passcode 3256213#). This playback version of the call will be available until Wednesday, March 26, 2008.

Aurizon is a gold producer with a growth strategy focused on developing its existing projects in the Abitibi region of north-western Quebec, one of the world's most prolific gold and base metal regions, and by increasing its asset base through accretive transactions. Aurizon shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "ARZ" and on the American Stock Exchange under the symbol "AZK". Additional information on Aurizon and its properties is available on Aurizon's website at http://www.aurizon.com.

Aurizon Mines Ltd.

David P. Hall, President and C.E.O.

Ian S. Walton, Executive Vice President and C.F.O.

U.S. Registration: (File #0-22672) Form 40-F

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