Bonaventure Enterprises Inc.
TSX VENTURE : BVT
FRANKFURT : YQG

December 19, 2008 11:53 ET

Bonaventure Enterprises Inc.: News Release

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Dec. 19, 2008) - BONAVENTURE ENTERPRISES INC. ("Bonaventure" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:BVT)(FRANKFURT:YQG) announces that on December 17, 2008 it received acceptance from the TSX Venture Exchange to the acquisition by the Company of 923 mineral claims located in the Upper and Lower North Shore districts of Quebec (the "North Shore" Property). The purchase price for that property was $650,000, with no shares being issued as consideration except for the issuance of shares as a finder's fee.

Accordingly, on December 17, 2008 the Company issued a total of 812,500 common finder's shares at a deemed value of $0.08 per share. These shares are subject to a hold period under applicable Canadian securities laws expiring on April 18, 2009.

On behalf of the Board of Directors

Jean Lafleur, P. Geo., President and CEO, Director

The Company's public documents may be accessed at www.sedar.com. For further information on the Company, please visit our website at www.bonaventure.us.

This news release may contain forward-looking statements reflecting the Company's objectives, estimates, expectations and the impact of acquisitions on the Company's financial performance. By their very nature, these types of statements involve risks and uncertainty. Consequently, reality may differ materially from the Company's projections or expectations.

The TSX Venture Exchange (TSX-V) does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

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