Aurizon Mines Ltd.
AMEX : AZK
TSX : ARZ

Aurizon Mines Ltd.

April 30, 2008 15:11 ET

Aurizon Mines Ltd. Announces First Quarter 2008 Conference Call & Webcast

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - April 30, 2008) - Aurizon Mines Ltd. (TSX:ARZ)(AMEX:AZK) plans to announce its 2008 First Quarter financial results before market open on Wednesday, May 7, 2008.

In addition, Aurizon management will host a conference call and live webcast for analysts and investors on Wednesday, May 7, 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 416-641-6139 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 3260238#). This playback version of the call will be available until Wednesday, May 14, 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.

U.S. Registration: (File 001-31893)

Contact Information

  • Aurizon Mines Ltd.
    David P. Hall
    President and C.E.O.
    (604) 687-6600 or Toll Free: 1-888-411-GOLD
    or
    Aurizon Mines Ltd.
    Ian S. Walton
    Executive Vice President & C.F.O.
    (604) 687-6600 or Toll Free: 1-888-411-GOLD
    (604) 687-3932 (FAX)
    Email: info@aurizon.com
    Website: www.aurizon.com
    or
    Renmark Financial Communications Inc.
    Barry Mire
    (514) 939-3989
    Email: bmire@renmarkfinancial.com
    or
    Renmark Financial Communications Inc.
    Jen Power
    (514) 939-3989
    Email: jpower@renmarkfinancial.com
    or
    Renmark Financial Communications Inc.
    Vanessa Napoli
    Media
    (514) 939-3989
    (514) 939-3717 (FAX)
    Email: vnapoli@renmarkfinancial.com