Manson Creek Resources Ltd.

Manson Creek Resources Ltd.

March 30, 2005 09:00 ET

Manson Creek Resources Ltd.: New President Appointed


NEWS RELEASE TRANSMITTED BY CCNMatthews

FOR: MANSON CREEK RESOURCES LTD.

TSX VENTURE SYMBOL: MCK

MARCH 30, 2005 - 09:00 ET

Manson Creek Resources Ltd.: New President Appointed

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - March 30, 2005) - Manson Creek
Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:MCK) is pleased to announce that it has
appointed Mr. Regan Chernish, P. Geol., as President of the Corporation.
Mr. Chernish has had an ongoing consulting role with Manson Creek since
2001 and worked as a director of the Corporation since 2002. He has also
has served as the VP exploration for Tyler Resources Inc. for several
years.

Mr. Chernish brings a hands-on approach to the Corporation's exploration
programs and operations. This focus is based on a wealth of exploration
experience spanning 13 years of work in Nunavut, Northwest Territories,
Yukon, British Columbia, and Mexico. Prior to consulting to the Company,
he was the Project Geologist for Diavik Diamond Mines Inc from 1997 to
2001. Mr. Chernish has had varied tenures as a production geologist at
the Diavik, Ekati, and Giant mines in Northern Canada.

The Company wishes to extend its heartfelt thanks and appreciation to
Mr. Devonshire for his service to the Company as President. Mr.
Devonshire continues to be a valuable member of the Manson Creek Board
of Directors.

Manson Creek is a well financed active explorer in British Columbia and
the Yukon. The Company is looking forward to the upcoming field season
on the CR Copper-Molybdenum Porphyry Project in British Columbia. The
2005 exploration season will begin in May with a detailed soil sampling
program to further delineate the copper soil anomalies discovered in the
2004 program. Detailed geophysics, prospecting and diamond drilling will
follow in the summer months.

The geochemical and geophysical grids will be extended and infill lines
will be added to further define the anomalies outlined in the 2004
program. Diamond drilling will investigate several new zones of
anomalous copper values identified in the 2004 soil sampling program and
test areas containing historic anomalous copper and molybdenum
intercepts.

The Company is also currently evaluating other promising exploration
opportunities in British Columbia and the Yukon.

"Jean Pierre Jutras"

Jean Pierre Jutras

Vice-President/Director

Except for the historical and present factual information contained
herein, the matters set forth in this news release, including words such
as "expects", "projects", "plans", "anticipates" and similar
expressions, are forward-looking information that represents management
of Manson's internal projections, expectations or beliefs concerning,
among other things, future operating results and various components
thereof or the economic performance of Manson. The projections,
estimates and beliefs contained in such forward-looking statements
necessarily involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which may
cause Manson's actual performance and financial results in future
periods to differ materially from any projections of future performance
or results expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.
These risks and uncertainties include, among other things, those
described in Manson's filings with the Canadian securities authorities.
Accordingly, holders of Manson shares and potential investors are
cautioned that events or circumstances could cause results to differ
materially from those predicted. Manson disclaims any responsibility to
update these forward-looking statements.

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Contact Information

  • FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
    Manson Creek Resources Ltd.
    Regan Chernish
    (403) 233-0464
    or
    Manson Creek Resources Ltd.
    Jean Pierre Jutras
    (403) 233-0464
    or
    Manson Creek Resources Ltd.
    #500, 926 - 5TH Avenue S.W.
    Calgary, Alberta, T2P 0N7
    (403) 233-0464
    (403) 233-0464 (FAX)
    Website: www.manson.ca
    The TSX Venture Exchange has neither approved nor disapproved of the
    contents of this press release.