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MELBOURNE, Australia, Oct. 17 /CNW/ - OceanaGold Corporation's financial
and operational results for the quarter ended 30 September 2008, will be
released following the close of the ASX market on Thursday 30 October
(Melbourne time) and will be posted on OceanaGold's website at
The Company will host a conference call/webcast to discuss Q3 2008
Financial Results. The call will take place at 8.00am on Friday 31 October
(Melbourne time)/5.00pm on Thursday 30 October (Toronto time).
To register please go to the "Bulletin Board" section in the Company's
website (www.oceanagold.com) or copy and paste the link below into your
Teleconference Participants (required for those who wish to ask questions)
Local (toll free) dial in numbers are:
Australia: 0011 800 2288 3501
Hong Kong: 001 800 2288 3501
New Zealand: 00 800 2288 3501
North America: 800 732 0232
Philippines: 00 800 2288 3501
All other countries (toll): + 1 416 644 3418
Playback of Webcast
If you are unable to attend the call, a recording will be available for
viewing on the company's website from 11.00am on Friday 31 October (Melbourne
time)/8.00pm on Thursday 30 October (Toronto time).
OceanaGold currently operates in the South Island of New Zealand and in
the Philippines. The Company's assets encompass New Zealand's largest gold
mine at Macraes which includes the recently commissioned Frasers Underground
operation, Reefton Gold Mine also in New Zealand and the Didipio Gold-Copper
Project in northern Luzon, Philippines where construction has commenced.
OceanaGold is listed on the Toronto, Australian and New Zealand stock
exchanges under the symbol "OGC".
For further information:
For further information: Mr Darren Klinck, Vice President, Corporate and
Investor Relations, OceanaGold Corporation, Tel: 61 3 9656 5300