Hornby Bay Exploration Limited
TSX VENTURE : HBE

Hornby Bay Exploration Limited

April 05, 2006 10:44 ET

Hornby Bay to Commence New Drilling Season

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - April 5, 2006) - Hornby Bay Exploration Limited (TSX VENTURE:HBE) announced today that it will commence on April 7th its $6.0 million 2006 exploration season that will run for the next six months on its 100% owned 226 uranium mineral claims covering 533,461 acres in western Nunavut.

As reported in its January 5, 2006 News Release, the company has 18 high-potential, drill-ready uranium targets already selected as illustrated on the home page of its website: www.hornbybay.com under the title Latest Results.

All required permits are in place along with contracts for 5,000 metres plus diamond drilling, ground geophysics surveys, geological field work and fuel deliveries.

Hornby Bay, with its head office in Toronto, Ontario is a uranium exploration and development company with its principal mineral properties in western Nunavut.

Shares Outstanding April 5, 2006: 94,514,432

Close April 4, 2006: $0.61

THE TSX VENTURE EXCHANGE HAS NEITHER APPROVED NOR DISAPPROVED THE CONTENTS OF THIS RELEASE.

Contact Information

  • Hornby Bay Exploration Limited
    George Bell
    President & CEO
    (416) 368-0114
    or
    Hornby Bay Exploration Limited
    Tom Devlin
    Secretary & Controller
    (416) 368-0114