September 10, 2007 13:19 ET

Goldbelt Announces Annual Results and Bridge Financing

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 10, 2007) - Goldbelt Resources Ltd. (TSX:GLD) today reported its financial results for the year ended June 30, 2007. The Consolidated Financial Statements along with the Management Discussion and Analysis have been filed with SEDAR ( and can be viewed on the Company's website at

The Company is also pleased to announce that it has entered into an arrangement for an $8,000,000 Bridge Financing Facility and a $3,000,000 Demand Facility with Macquarie Bank Limited ("Macquarie"). The Demand Facility was finalized earlier this week and the funds drawn by Goldbelt. The Bridge Financing Facility should be finalized later this month subject to documentation, security and conditions precedents. The first draw on the Bridge Financing Facility will be used for repayment and cancellation of the Demand Facility. The proceeds will be used to assist in funding expenditures in relation to completion of the bankable feasibility study and other activities. The lenders subscribed for 468,668 common shares of Goldbelt by way of private placement in connection with the debt facility.

Macquarie is a leading provider of financing for the global resources industry. Macquarie has extensive experience in providing debt financing to precious and base metal projects worldwide.

Goldbelt Resources is a Canadian junior mining company focused on exploring and developing known gold prospects in Burkina Faso. The common shares of Goldbelt are traded on the TSX under the symbol GLD.


Per: Tom Holder, Chief Financial Officer

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Information concerning exploration results and mineral reserve and resource estimates may also be deemed to be forward-looking statements, as it constitutes a prediction of what might be found to be present when and if a project is actually developed. These forward-looking statements are necessarily based upon a number of estimates and assumptions that, while considered reasonable at the time they are made, are inherently subject to a variety of risks and uncertainties which could cause actual events or results to differ materially from those reflected in the forward-looking statements, including, without limitation: uncertainties related to raising sufficient financing to fund the planned work in a timely manner and on acceptable terms; changes in planned work resulting from logistical, technical or other factors; the possibility that results of work will not fulfill projections/expectations and realize the perceived potential of the Company's projects; uncertainties involved in the interpretation of drilling results and other tests and the estimation of gold reserves and resources; risk of accidents, equipment breakdowns and labour disputes or other unanticipated difficulties or interruptions; the possibility of environmental issues at the Company's projects; the possibility of cost overruns or unanticipated expenses in work programs; the need to obtain permits and comply with environmental laws and regulations and other government requirements; fluctuations in the price of gold and other risks and uncertainties.

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