Intrepid Mines Limited

Intrepid Mines Limited

November 10, 2008 20:03 ET

Intrepid Mines Limited: Director Appointment

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 10, 2008) - Intrepid Mines Limited (TSX:IAU)(TSX:IXN)(ASX:IAU)(the "Company"), an international precious metals production, development and exploration company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Alan Roberts to the Company's Board of Directors with effect from 11 November 2008.

Over a period of thirty-three years, Mr Roberts held various positions with the Rio Tinto Group in Australia, South America, UK, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea, serving as Managing Director of Lihir Gold during this period. Mr Roberts was also Managing Director of Indophil Resources NL. He is currently Chairman of the Board of OK Tedi Mining Limited in Papua New Guinea and a member of the investment committee of Taurus Investment Fund.

Intrepid Chairman, Colin Jackson, welcomed Mr Roberts to the Company's Board, noting that his broad international experience will be of particular relevance as the Company advances the development of its portfolio of projects.

ABN: 11 060 156 452

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