St Andrew Goldfields Ltd.

St Andrew Goldfields Ltd.

February 20, 2007 13:15 ET

St Andrew Announces Appointment of Don Shaxon as Investor Relations Manager

OAKVILLE, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Feb. 20, 2007) - St Andrew Goldfields Ltd (TSX:SAS)("St Andrew") is very pleased to announce the appointment of Don Shaxon as Investor Relations Manager. Don will be located at St Andrew's Corporate Office in Oakville, Ontario, and will report to the President and CEO. In this position Don will be responsible for all of St Andrew's investor relations and shareholder and media communications. He will also be responsible for the in-house communication and public relations efforts of St Andrew.

Don has almost 15 years experience in the investor relations and corporate communication fields including the mining industry. Since 2000 he has been the President of Central Organized Investing Network ("COIN"). Prior to that date he has held numerous investor relations management and consultant positions across a spectrum of industries including the mining industry.

Don's mandate at St Andrew will include increasing the public, shareholder and investor's awareness and interest in the Company as well as being the contact person to handle and address all investor and shareholder inquires. He will also be responsible for the development of an analyst and investor advisor following for St Andrew.

About St Andrew Goldfields

St Andrew is a gold mining and exploration company producing gold from the Stock Gold Complex in Timmins, Ontario and the Nixon Fork Gold Mine in Alaska. The recently acquired Holloway-Holt Gold Mine in the Timmins Mining Camp is forecast to increase St Andrew's gold production by 75,000 to 100,000 ounces per annum. St Andrew controls a very large land position in the Timmins Mining Camp, an extensive land position at Eskay Creek in northern British Columbia and land positions around Nixon Fork in the Kuskokwim-Tintina Mining Camp in Alaska. St Andrew also holds an approximate 50.2 % equity interest in New Zealand based gold explorer, Glass Earth Limited and a 12.6 % equity interest in Apollo Gold Corporation.

For further information about St Andrew Goldfields Ltd., please visit St Andrew's website at or contact Investor Relations toll-free at 1-800-463-5139 or email


The information in this release may contain forward-looking information under applicable securities laws. This forward-looking information is subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause actual results to differ materially from those implied by the forward-looking information. Factors that may cause actual results to vary material include, but are not limited to, inaccurate assumptions concerning the exploration for and development of mineral deposits, political instability, currency fluctuations, unanticipated operational or technical difficulties, changes in laws or regulations, the risks of obtaining necessary licenses and permits, changes in general economic conditions or conditions in the financial markets and the inability to raise additional financing. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on this forward-looking information. St Andrew does not assume the obligation to revise or update this forward-looking information after the date of this release or to revise such information to reflect the occurrence of future unanticipated events, except as may be required under applicable securities laws.

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