Teslin River Resources Corp.
TSX VENTURE : TLR

June 30, 2011 19:46 ET

Teslin River Resources Management Changes

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - June 30, 2011) - Teslin River Resources Corp. or (the "Company" or "Teslin") (TSX VENTURE:TLR) is pleased to announce that at the Company's Annual General Meeting on June 29, 2011, John Icke was appointed Executive Chairman, David McAdam was appointed Chief Financial Officer and Christina Boddy was appointed Corporate Secretary.

John Icke is President and Chief Executive Officer of Resinco Capital Partners Inc. ("Resinco"), a major shareholder of Teslin. He has 25 years of global management expertise, most recently as President of Accenture Business Services for Utilities, the largest business process outsourcing practice of its kind worldwide. His local and international business contacts and rigorous management approach will greatly assist in the development and the execution of the strategic plan for Teslin.

David McAdam is CFO of Resinco. Mr. McAdam is an experienced CFO, with transformation and operational experience in the mining sector and internationally. Mr. McAdam has held various senior financial and operational positions ranging from CFO of start-up companies listed on the TSX Venture Exchange through to VP Operations and Finance Director of a Fortune 150 company based in Houston, Texas.

Christina Boddy is Corporate Secretary of Resinco. Ms. Boddy is a member of the Canadian Society of Corporate Secretaries and has worked with several public and privately-held companies across varied industries.

The Company is also announcing the discontinuation of option agreements on the Kenny Dam and Tagai properties in order to focus resources on the pending acquisition of Queensgate Resources Corporation as announced January 10, 2011.

About Teslin River Resources Corp.

Teslin River Resources Corp.'s strategy is to build shareholder value by acquiring, exploring and developing a portfolio of copper and copper-gold porphyry properties throughout North and South America. Teslin holds the Rand Claims located approximately 7 kilometres southeast of Horsefly in the Cariboo region of central British Columbia adjacent to where Gold Fields Limited is drilling under an option agreement with Fjordland Exploration Inc. and Cariboo Resources Ltd. Based on the reported work and drilling by surrounding operators, the area is considered prospective for a large copper-gold porphyry body. The Results of the Rand drilling have not been released.

Sincerely on behalf of the Board of Directors,

John Icke, Executive Chairman of the Board

Teslin River Resources Corp.

Forward-Looking Statements

Statements in this release that are forward-looking statements, are subject to various risks and uncertainties concerning the specific factors identified in the Company's periodic filings with Canadian Securities Regulators. These factors include the inherent risks involved in the exploration and development of mineral properties, the uncertainties involved in interpreting drill results and other exploration data, the potential for delays in exploration or development activities, the geology, grade and continuity of mineral deposits, the possibility that future exploration, development or mining results will not be consistent with the Company's expectations, accidents, equipment breakdowns, title matters, labor disputes or other unanticipated difficulties with or interruptions in production and operations, fluctuating metal prices, the possibility of project cost overruns or unanticipated costs and expenses, uncertainties relating to the availability and costs of financing needed in the future, the inherent uncertainty of production and cost estimates and the potential for unexpected costs and expenses, commodity price fluctuations, currency fluctuations, regulatory restrictions, including environmental regulatory restrictions and liability, competition, loss of key employees, and other related risks and uncertainties. The Company undertakes no obligation to update forward-looking information except as required by applicable law. Such forward-looking information represents management's best judgment based on information currently available. No forward-looking statement can be guaranteed and actual future results may vary materially. Accordingly, readers are advised not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements or information.

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

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