Aurizon Mines Ltd.
AMEX : AZK
TSX : ARZ

Aurizon Mines Ltd.

November 07, 2005 18:58 ET

CORRECTION FROM SOURCE; Aurizon Mines Ltd.: Third Quarter Report-September 30, 2005

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 7, 2005) - With reference to the Company's news release dated November 7, 2005 announcing it's third quarter results, Aurizon Mines Ltd. (TSX:ARZ)(AMEX:AZK) wishes to correct a non-material error in the consolidated balance sheet. The total assets and the total liabilities and shareholders' equity were disclosed as 111,084,739. This figure has been corrected to 111,284,739. All other information is unchanged.

Aurizon is a Canadian-based gold exploration company, with activities in the Abitibi region of north-western Quebec, one of the world's most prolific gold and base metal regions. Aurizon has recently completed a positive Feasibility Study on its' one hundred percent (100%) owned Casa Berardi Project. Pre-production construction is currently underway and production at the Project is anticipated to commence in late 2006. Casa Berardi is accessible by road, has mining permits in place and is on the Hydro Quebec power grid. Aurizon shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "ARZ" and on the American Stock Exchange under the symbol "AZK".

This report contains "forward-looking statements", including, but not limited to, statements regarding the Company's expectations as to the market price of gold, strategic plans, future commercial production, production targets and timetables, mine operating costs, capital expenditures, work programs, exploration budgets and mineral reserve and resource estimates. Forward-looking statements express, as at the date of this report, the Company's plans, estimates, forecasts, projections, expectations, or beliefs as to future events or results. Forward-looking statements involve a number of risks and uncertainties, and there can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate. Therefore, actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Factors that could cause results or events to differ materially from current expectations expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements, include, but are not limited to, factors associated with fluctuations in the market price of precious metals, mining industry risks and hazards, environmental risks and hazards, uncertainty as to calculation of mineral reserves and resources, requirement of additional financing, risks of delays in construction and other risks more fully described in Aurizon's Annual Report on Form 20-F filed as an alternative form of AIF with the Securities Commissions of the provinces of British Columbia, Ontario and Quebec, with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission, and with the Toronto Stock Exchange. This 20-F document is available on Sedar at www.sedar.com.

U.S. Registration: (File #0-22672) Form 20-F

Contact Information

  • Aurizon Mines Ltd.
    David P. Hall
    President
    (604) 687-6600 or Toll Free: 1-888-411-GOLD
    or
    Aurizon Mines Ltd.
    Ian S. Walton
    Chief Financial Officer
    (604) 687-6600 or Toll Free: 1-888-411-GOLD
    (604) 687-3932 (FAX)
    info@aurizon.com
    www.aurizon.com