Marathon to Host Site Tour



    TORONTO, Sept. 24 /CNW/ - Marathon PGM Corporation ("Marathon" or "the
Company", MAR-TSX) is pleased to announce it will be conducting a site tour of
the Marathon Project for mining analysts and investors on October 9, 2008.
    Slides of site tour presentations will be posted on Marathon's website at
http://www.marathonpgm.com/pdf/2008sitetour.pdf prior to the time of tour.
    The site tour will provide visitors with a good appreciation of the scope
of the Marathon Project. In particular, a close up view of geology, favourable
infrastructure and ideal nature of the site will be showcased.

    About Marathon PGM Corporation:

    Marathon is in the process of completing a definitive feasibility study
on the Marathon PGM-Cu deposit, which is nearing completion. Marathon also has
development and exploration stage properties in southeastern Manitoba and
western Newfoundland and Labrador. Marathon's management plans to build on
this focus through the advancement of its properties, focusing on resource
development and by examining other strategic PGM and base metal opportunities
within Canada.

    Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward Looking Information:

    Except for statements of historical fact relating to the Company, certain
information contained herein constitutes "forward-looking statements".
Forward-looking statements are frequently characterized by words such as
"plan," "expect," "project," "intend," "believe," "anticipate" and other
similar words, or statements that certain events or conditions "may" or "will"
occur. Forward-looking statements are based on the opinions and estimates of
management at the date the statements are made and are subject to a variety of
risks and uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual events or
results to differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking
statements. These risks and uncertainties include but are not limited to those
identified and reported in Management's Discussion and Analysis for the year
ended December 31, 2007. Circumstances or management's estimates or opinions
could change, and management disclaims any obligation to revise or update
forward-looking statements, whether for new information, future events or
otherwise. The reader is cautioned not to place undue reliance on
forward-looking statements.

    
    On Behalf of Marathon PGM:

    "Phillip C. Walford"
    Phillip C. Walford, P.Geo.
    President, Chief Executive Officer
    Tel: +1.416.987.0711
    gen@marathonpgm.com
    

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For further information:

For further information: please contact site tour organizer: David Leng,
P.Geo: Tel: (416) 849-3432, Fax: (416) 861-1925, dleng@marathonpgm.com

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