Trelawney Mining and Exploration Inc.

Trelawney Mining and Exploration Inc.

April 23, 2007 09:34 ET

Trelawney Announces Two Key Appointments

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - April 23, 2007) - Trelawney Resources Inc. (TSX VENTURE:TRR) is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael A. Dehn to the Board of Directors of the Company. Mr. Dehn has been actively involved in financings, marketing and project management related to exploring for precious metals, base metals, diamonds and industrial metals during his ten years of service as a Senior Geologist with Goldcorp Inc. Michael is currently an officer and/or a director of other publicly listed companies including Nayarit Gold Inc., Metalore Resources and Dhanoa. Mr. Dehn has been has granted 300,000 stock options exercisable at $0.17 per share for a period of five years.

The Company is also pleased to announce the appointment of Robert L. Duess as Vice President of Exploration for the Company. Mr. Duess has been actively involved in financing, marketing and project management related to exploring for precious metals, base metals, and diamonds during his 14 years of service with Band-Ore Resources Ltd. now West Timmins Mining Inc. Mr. Duess is a technical advisor to West Timmins Mining Inc.

Wayne J. O'Connor President stated,

"We are very pleased to announce the appointments of two geologists with outstanding credentials to the Trelawney team. Both gentlemen bring a wealth of experience to the Company that will certainly enhance the advanced exploration programs on our Mishi gold project in Wawa!"

Trelawney is focused on gold in exploration on its Mishi gold project located 50 kilometres northwest of Wawa, Ontario. Since September 2006 assays results have been released for 66 drill holes (MC-06-36 to MC-07-101). All holes, with the exception of one, intersected significant gold values in the Dorset Zone. To date, the Dorset Zone has a minimum strike length of approximately 750 metres (2,460 feet). Hole MC-07-76, represents the deepest drilling conducted on the Dorset Zone to date (4.1 g/t Au over a core length of 3.4 metres), intersecting the Dorset Zone at approximately 230 metres (750 feet) vertically below surface. The majority of the drilling has been conducted above the 150 metre (490 feet) elevation. Drilling is continuing on the Dorset Zone and assay results are pending on an additional 20 drill holes.

Trelawney is the largest land holder in the entire Wawa/Hemlo mining camp with approximately 21,000 acres now under its control. The Company's neighbour, gold producer Wesdome Gold Mines Ltd. holds approximately 16,000 acres. Trelawney has assembled the largest land package in this area since the Hemlo staking rush in the 1980s. The consolidated property contains over 48 known gold occurrences attesting to the potential of the Mishibishu greenstone belt.

Statements in this press release regarding the Company's business which are not historical facts are "forward-looking statements" that involve risks and uncertainties, such as estimates and statements that describe the Company's future plans, objectives or goals, including words to the effect that the Company or management expects a stated condition or result to occur. Since forward-looking statements address future events and conditions, by their very nature, they involve inherent risks and uncertainties. Actual results in each case could differ materially from those currently anticipated in such statements.

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