Five Cabin Project Open House and Public Meeting

Date: Thursday November 24, 2005

Time: Open House: 4:30 – 6:00 pm

Presentation: 7:00 pm

Place: Room # 5 ? Community Center

340 Front Street, Tumbler Ridge BC

Hillsborough Resources Limited is proposing to develop a 1.6 million tonne per year mine on its Five Cabin coal property located 25 kilometers southwest of Tumbler Ridge. The Barbour, Horizon, and Ridge mining areas, a plant site, power line and improved access including rail and coal load out components are being reviewed.

The project is subject to review under the Provincial Environmental Assessment Act. A Project Description is available at

Any persons affected by or interested in the Five Cabin Project are invited to attend.

For further information about the project please contact Ed Beswick at Hillsborough Resources Limited

1100 ? 355 Burrard Street

Vancouver, B.C. V6C 2G8

Phone (604) 684-9288