VVC Exploration Corporation

VVC Exploration Corporation

May 30, 2008 13:17 ET

VVC Exploration - Geophysical Surveys in Timmins-Kirkland Lake Area

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 30, 2008) - VVC EXPLORATION CORPORATION (TSX VENTURE:VVC)(FRANKFURT:V7S)(BERLIN:V7S) ("VVC" or the "Company") is pleased to report that a high resolution magnetometer geophysical survey was recently carried out on the Benoit Twp. Claims located in the Kirkland Lake area and that the work was filed for assessment to maintain the claims in good standing.

The Benoit Property lies some 24 km northwest of the Town of Kirkland Lake and consists of four unpatented contiguous mining claims comprising 30 claim-units in the northwest quadrant of the Township and is located in a gold producing region. This past winter, Northern Gold Mining Inc. (NGM-TSXV) carrying out a 2,290-metre drilling program of 18 holes on the adjoining Bourkes Mine Property and on the Wolf Lake Property 3 km to the south, with initial results having included values of 405 g/t Au over 0.3 metres.

The report by Meegwich Consultants Ltd. recommends further geophysical surveys with special emphasis on ultramafic related sulphide mineralization. The Company will consider further work following an evaluation of the new data and its relative importance to previous data.

VVC is also pleased to report that line cutting on its Timmins Township Property has been completed and a geophysical survey program is due to commence immediately. The surveys will include magnetic, VLF and HLEM electromagnetic data to delineate the airborne geophysical response from government surveys.

The Timmins Township Property, a single nine-unit unpatented claim, located in the centre of Timmins Township about 48 km east-southeast of the City of Timmins, has been assessed and is deemed to be a prime target for base metals exploration. The property is accessible by the Gibson Lake Road and tertiary bush roads approximately 35 km south from the junction of the Gibson Lake Road and Highway 101. The Timmins Township Property covers a northwest trending zone of strong airborne electromagnetic responses within a complex magnetic system.

The technical aspects of this news release were reviewed by independent (QP) Mel Rennick, P. Eng.

About VVC:

VVC Exploration Corporation is a Canadian exploration company with projects in Canada. including an indirect participation in the Beaver Brook Antimony Mine in Newfoundland, Canada. VVC is also aggressively searching for other projects such as precious and industrial minerals at various stages of development in North America. Visit our website at www.vvcexploration.com.

The TSXV has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this news release.

On Behalf of the board of Directors

Michel J. Lafrance, Secretary-Treasurer

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    Charles Descary
    Manager, Investor Relations
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