Commander Resources Ltd.

Commander Resources Ltd.

June 24, 2008 16:41 ET

Commander Announces Appointment of Director

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - June 24, 2008) - Commander Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:CMD) announces the appointment of Mr. Michael Byrne to the position of Director with the Company. Mr. Byrne will also serve as the Chair of the Audit Committee.

Mr. Byrne is a Chartered Accountant with over 20 years experience in public practice accounting as a partner in Byrne & Associates, a Vancouver based accounting firm. Mr. Byrne is the President, Chief Financial Officer and director of Galore Resources Inc., a mineral exploration company listed on the TSX Venture. He is also a director and Chair of the Audit Committee for Austpro Energy Corp., an emerging alternative energy company currently listed on the TSX NEX exchange.

Mr. Byrne has been granted an incentive stock option to acquire 200,000 common shares of Commander Resources Ltd. at a price of $0.21 per share, exercisable for five years under the Company's Stock Option Plan.

On behalf of the Board of Directors,

Kenneth E. Leighm President & CEO

Shares Issued: 69,980,660

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this news release.

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