Alpha Gold has begun diamond drilling and line cutting at Lustdust

    COQUITLAM, BC, June 19 /CNW/ - Alpha Gold Corp. (TSX-V: ALQ) today
announced that the $2.5 million exploration program for 2007 at the 100%-owned
Lustdust property, central B.C., is in full swing. The ground has sufficiently
dried and drained from the spring thaw, after an exceptionally heavy winter
snowfall. Yesterday diamond drilling began in the Valley Zone to further test
the Carlin-style gold mineralization discovered in last year's program (see
press release dated January 18, 2007). Line cutting is also well underway for
the 44-line kilometre Induced Polarization (IP) survey extending to the
property's boundaries to the east and south. The Company's chief consulting
geologist, Daryl Hanson, is supervising the entire exploration program on site
with a total of 19 people being housed in two camps. Surveying is expected to
take up to one month and drilling will proceed through to November/December
and will also include holes drilled on the Moly Zone.
    This will be a very extensive drill program in the Valley Zone amounting
to about 10,000 metres of drilling. Interesting mineralized results have been
found by our neighbour directly to the south-southeast rather close to the
border of Lustdust. This IP survey, with its high resolution and deep
penetration, is expected to provide valuable insights on what anomalies may be
present on Alpha Gold's side of the border, which has never before been
    Daryl J. Hanson, P.Eng., is the Company's "Qualified Person" under
National Instrument 43-101.

    About Alpha Gold Corporation

    Alpha Gold is a mineral exploration company whose 100%-owned Lustdust
Property is advantageously situated with nearby road and rail access in
central British Columbia. Lustdust consists of 17 contiguous mineral claims
covering 8,560 hectares and contains ten(10) known mineralized zones,
including: the gold-copper-silver Canyon Creek Skarn(1) and Skarn
Extension(2); Porphyry Molybdenum(3) zone; the Number 3(4), 4B(5), East(6) and
GD(7) zones of base and precious metal rich sulphide manto; the Bralorne Takla
Mercury Mine(8); the exploratory tunnels of the Takla Silver Mine(9)
(BCMINFILE 093N009), a developed prospect that contains high grade gold-silver
veins; and Carlin-style mineralization in the Valley(10) zone. Alpha Gold
Corporation has approximately 29 million shares issued and outstanding,
41.5 million fully diluted, and is listed on the TSX Venture Exchange under
the symbol "ALQ".

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    Statements in this release that are forward-looking statements are
subject to various risks and uncertainties concerning the specific factors
disclosed under the heading "Risk Factors" and elsewhere in the Company's
periodic filings with Canadian securities regulators. Such information
contained herein represents management's best judgment as of the date hereof
based on information currently available. The Company does not assume the
obligation to update any forward-looking statement.

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For further information:

For further information: George Whatley, President, Alpha Gold Corp., T:
604-939-7943, E:,; Cathy Hume, CEO, CHF
Investor Relations, T: 416-868-1079 x231, E:

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