Trio prepares for Drilling on Rodeo Creek Project

May 11, 2010 in Press Release

NEWS RELEASE DATED May 11, 2010
TRIO GOLD CORP. (TSX-V: TGK, US-Listed: TROOF)

Trio prepares for Drilling on Rodeo Creek Project

Trio Gold Corp.(� Trio� ) announces that subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange, it will proceed with a non- brokered private placement of up to five million units at a price of $0.15 per unit. Each unit will consist of one common share and one common share purchase warrant (the �warrant�). Each warrant will entitle the holder to acquire one common share of the company at a price of twenty cents ($0.20) per share for a period of one year from the date of closing. The net proceeds will be used for working capital and property evaluation. The shares issued pursuant to this placement will be subject to a four month hold period from the date of closing.

Preparations are now underway on the Rodeo Creek property to facilitate the movement of drill rigs and equipment onto the property. Road and drill pads are now under construction and drilling is expected to begin later this week. The drill program is being funded by Trios joint venture partner Amarok Resources Inc., see press release dated March 17, 2010 for the terms of the agreement.

The Carlin Trend has developed more than 100 million ounces of production and inventory from as many as 30 mines.

TRIO GOLD CORP.
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