Troy Resources NL completes C$22 million offering



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    DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES/

    TSX, ASX: TRY

    PERTH, Western Australia, Feb. 11 /CNW/ - Troy Resources NL ("Troy" or
the "Company") (TSX, ASX: TRY) is pleased to announce that it has completed
its previously announced offering, issuing a total of 8,462,000 ordinary
shares at C$2.60 per share, for gross proceeds of C$22,001,200, by way of a
prospectus filed in each of the provinces of Canada.
    Scotia Capital Inc. acted as lead agent in connection with the offering
together with a syndicate that included Macquarie Capital Markets Canada Ltd.,
National Bank Financial Inc. and RBC Capital Markets (collectively, the
"Agents").
    In connection with the offering, the Agents were granted an option to
acquire up to an additional 1,269,300 ordinary shares exercisable for a period
of 30 days commencing today.

    Section 708A Notice

    Troy gives notice pursuant to Section 708A(5)(e) of the Corporations Act
2001 (Cth) (Australia) that the 8,462,000 ordinary shares offered under its
prospectus were issued on 11 February 2008 without disclosure to investors
under Part 6D.2 of the Corporations Act. At the date of this notice Troy has
complied with the provisions of Chapter 2M of the Corporations Act as they
apply to Troy and Section 674 of the Corporations Act. There is no excluded
information for the purposes of Section 708A(7) and (8) of the Corporations
Act.

    Troy is a gold mining and exploration company incorporated under the laws
of Australia and is listed on the ASX and the TSX, in each case, under the
symbol "TRY". Troy has been engaged in the acquisition, exploration,
development and operation of mineral properties since 1984. Troy's portfolio
includes gold projects in Brazil, Australia and Mongolia.
    Additional information relating to Troy is available on the company's
website at: www.try.com.au.

    This News Release does not constitute an offer to sell or the
solicitation of an offer to buy any ordinary shares within the United States.
The ordinary shares have not been offered and will not be registered under the
United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "1933 Act"), or any
state securities laws. Accordingly, the ordinary shares may not be offered or
sold in the United States or to U.S. persons (as such terms are defined in
Regulation S under the 1933 Act) unless registered under the 1933 Act and
applicable state securities laws or an exemption from such registration is
granted.





For further information:

For further information: Mr Paul Benson, Chief Executive Officer, Troy
Resources NL, Perth, Western Australia, Tel: (6 18) 9481 1277, Email:
troy@troyres.com.au

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