King Solomon Mines

17 April 2009

Release from escrow

In accordance wth ASX Listing Rule 3.10A we advise that 15,981,450 fully paid ordinary shares classified by ASX as restricted securities will be released from escrow on 18 April 2009. The Company will apply for quotation of these shares within 10 business days of this date as rquired by Listing Rule 2.8.2.

In accordance wth ASX Listing Rule 3.10A we advise that 6,779,999 options to acquire fully paid ordinary shares classified by ASX as restricted securities will be released from escrow on 18 April 2009.

For further information, please contact:
Stephen McPhail, Managing Director
+6421 897 667