St. Augustine Gold and Copper Limited
TSX : SAU

August 08, 2011 14:06 ET

St. Augustine Gold and Copper Ltd.: Chief Financial Officer Resigns

SPOKANE, WASHINGTON--(Marketwire - Aug. 8, 2011) - St. Augustine Gold and Copper Ltd. (TSX:SAU) today announced the resignation of Donald Mills as Chief Financial Officer. The Company has begun its search to find a new CFO but in the meantime Llee Chapman, former acting CFO, will again serve at the Interim CFO and assume all responsibilities overseeing the Company's financial operations until a new officer is hired.

For further information about the Company, please refer to the Company's filings on SEDAR (www.sedar.com).

CAUTIONARY NOTE REGARDING FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENTS

This announcement includes certain "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Canadian securities legislation. All statements, other than statements of historical fact, included herein, without limitation, the use of net proceeds are forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements involve various risks and uncertainties and are based on certain factors and assumptions. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate, and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the Company's expectations include uncertainties related to fluctuations in gold and other commodity prices and currency exchange rates; uncertainties relating to interpretation of drill results and the geology, continuity and grade of mineral deposits; uncertainties relating to the completion of a bankable feasibility study; uncertainty of estimates of capital and operating costs, recovery rates, production estimates and estimated economic return; the need for cooperation of government agencies in the development of the Company's mineral projects; the need to obtain additional financing to develop the Company's mineral projects; the possibility of delay in development programs or in construction projects and uncertainty of meeting anticipated program milestones for the Company's mineral projects; and other risks and uncertainties disclosed under the heading "Risk Factors" in the prospectus of the Company dated June 29, 2010 and the Circular, both filed with the Canadian securities regulatory authorities on the SEDAR website at www.sedar.com.

Contact Information