Weststar Resources Corp.

Weststar Resources Corp.

June 16, 2008 15:22 ET

Weststar Resources Corp.: Private Placement

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - June 16, 2008) - Weststar Resources Corp. (TSX VENTURE:WER) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that, subject to regulatory acceptance, it has arranged a private placement in the amount of up to 4,000,000 units of the Company at a price of $0.12 per unit for gross proceeds of $480,000. Each unit consists of one common share and one transferable share purchase warrant. One warrant entitles the holder to purchase one additional common share at an exercise price of $0.15 per share for a period of two years.

On Behalf of the Board

Jerry A. Minni, CFO

Weststar Resources Corp.

WARNING: The Company relies on litigation protection for "forward looking" statements. Actual results could differ materially from those described in the news release as a result of numerous factors, some of which are outside the control of the Company.

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of the content of this News Release.

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