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  1. 1. PROVEN MINE FINDERS Spring 2012
  2. 2. Forward Looking StatementsSome of the statements contained in this presentation are forward-looking statements.Forward-looking statements are not historical facts and are subject to a number of risksand uncertainties beyond the Companys control, including, but not exclusively,statements regarding potential mineralization, exploration results, completion of workprogram and studies, and future plans and objectives of the Company. Resourceexploration, development and operations are highly speculative, characterized by anumber of significant risks, which even a combination of careful evaluation, experienceand knowledge may not eliminate, including, among other things, unprofitable effortsresulting not only from the failure to discover mineral resources but from finding mineraldeposits which, though present, are insufficient in quantity and quality to return a profitfrom production.Qualified Person: Mr Stephen R Maynard, M.S., C.P.G., has acted as the qualified personas defined in National Instrument 43-101 for this disclosure and supervised thepreparation of the technical information in this release. 2
  3. 3. Strong Foundation for GrowthSuccessful Management Team• Discovered 200 million ounces Silver & 8 million ounces Gold in the last decade• Involved in two takeovers - $424M West Timmins Mining merger (Lake Shore Gold) $140M Underworld Resources (Kinross Gold Corp.)Strong Institutional Ownership• 50% owned by reputable investment funds; average cost of shares is $0.60• 20% owned by managementDistrict-Scale Exploration Projects• Large land position in the 15M oz Au Guerrero Gold Belt (eg. Goldcorp, Torex Gold)• Eight exploration projects in Mexico, three drill programs planned in next six monthsHealthy Balance Sheet• $3.5M cash balance with no debt, and tight share structure 3
  4. 4. Proven Mine Finders Board of Directors: David Jones, M.S. Discovered 8 million ounce Los Filos Gold Skarn deposit Peter Megaw, Ph.D. Discovered MAG Silver’s 200 million ounce Ag Juanicipio deposit, Cinco de Mayo and Pozo Seco Projects, and Excellon Resources’ Platosa Mine Richard Brissenden, CA. Founder/President of Mexican Silver producer Excellon Resources, director of Minera Andes Michael Williams, Executive Chairman Founder/President of Full Metal Minerals, Chairman and founder of Underworld Resources, purchased by Kinross Gold for $142 million Lawrence Talbot , LLB Mining Lawyer with over 24 years of experience. Currently a Director of Cardero Resources, International Tower Hill Mines, Wealth Minerals and Balmoral Resources Stephan Zimmermann, Ph.D. Partner in Wehrli Zimmermann Gleixner & Partners in Zurich 4
  5. 5. Accomplished Management TeamDarrell Rader, BBA, President, CEO & DirectorMining and exploration financer and operator. Served as manager of CorporateDevelopment for Energold Drilling and IMPACT Silver Corp. (2003-2010) during whichEnergold expanded from 2 drill rigs to over 80 and had 22 consecutive profitable quarters.IMPACT Silver moved from early stage exploration into a profitable silver producer inMexico.Stephen Maynard, M.S., Vice President ExplorationExploration geologist for over 30 years and worked with geological teams that discoveredthe 1.5-million-ounce gold Efemcukuru deposit in Turkey and Metallica Resources 3-million-ounce gold Cerro de San Pedro deposit in Mexico.Cale Moodie, CA, Chief Financial OfficerPreviously served as the CFO of both Underworld Resources prior to its acquisition byKinross Gold and Sierra Geothermal prior to its acquisition by Ram Power. Worked for anumber of years in public practice accounting at KPMG LLP’s Vancouver IndustrialMarkets Group. 5
  6. 6. Share Structure Retail 30% Institutions Management 50% 20% Symbol MGG:TSX.V Shares Issued 45,741,146 Options 3,620,000 Warrants None Fully Diluted 49,361,146 52 Week: Hi/Low C$0.95 / C$0.25 Market Cap $16M Cash $3.5M 6
  7. 7. Project Portfolio – 8 Drill Ready Projects Exploration Strategy First Step Conduct First Phase Drill Program Second Step If results indicate large Gold/Silver potential, then expand exploration program OR If not, Joint Venture or sell project EXPLORATION FOCUS 7
  8. 8. Timely Project Execution Adelita Misc. Aurena Sep 19th May 9th Acquired Jackie Gold project Drilled 29.05 m of 1.99 g/t Gold at Vuelcos del Destino Sept 29th Aurena Project Drill Acquired El Porfido project near prolific 15 M Program Expanded oz GGB district to 6500m Oct 6th Jan 26th Nov 29thMarch 8th Drilled 47 Metres of Drilled at Outlined New GoldAcquired 0.98% Cu, 46 g/t Ag, Aurena Gold Zone at AurenaAdelita 0.46 g/t Au & 16 project Projectproject Metres of 1.97% Cu, 73 g/t Ag, 0.84 g/t Au at Adelita Jan 12th April 6th Oct 13th Outlined Drill Acquired Acquired Santa Targets at Vuelcos Feb 22nd June 14th Vuelcos del Marta Cu-Au-Ag Del Destino in the Closed $5.75M Drilled 43.50 m of Destino project project Guerrero Gold Belt Oversubscribed 1.01 g/t Gold at in prolific 15 M Financing Aurena oz GGB Oct 19th district Acquired Corazonada Ag project2010 2011 2012 8
  9. 9. Early Entrant in Guerrero Gold Belt “GGB”Over 15 Million ounces Gold discovered since 1990’s, inlarge part via exploration model developed by DavidJones, Director, Senior Geologist & Property Vendor Summary of Mining Companies Operating in the Prolific Guerrero Gold Belt Company Primary Hectares Reserve (Au) Resource (Au) Market Cap Project Goldcorp Inc. No 9000 5.64M oz 2.8M oz n/a Torex Gold Yes 29,000 3.90M oz $765M Newstrike Capital Yes 88,000 $242M Cayden Resources Yes 17,000 80,000 oz $119M Esperanza Silver Yes 15,000 1.14 M oz $108M Minaurum Gold Yes 24,000 $16M Citation Resources No 38,000 $6M 9
  10. 10. Major Mines & Deposits in “GGB” Minaurum’s projects include: • Corazonada • Jackie • El Porfido • Vuelcos del Destino Projects cover Intrusive complexes similar to current GGB Deposits Belt has very good infrastructure with roads, electricity, populated cities. 10
  11. 11. “GGB” Exploration Plans 2012 Conduct Fly First Surface Second Initial VTEM Phase Work/ Phase Mapping/ & Mag Drill Interpret Drilling Sampling Survey Program ResultsCorazonada Q1/12El Porfido Q4/12Jackie Q4/12Vuelcos del Destino Q3/12 11
  12. 12. Aurena - GoldDistrict Scale 61,910 Hectares Gold Skarn Mineralized trend measuring 3.5km by 1km Drill Defined 2 drill defined Gold Zones Target First Zone 1.8 km long Gold zone at depth and open along strike Second Zone Near surface and open in three directionsMineral Grade Prograde gold skarn mineralization, typical deposits & Size grade 6-8 g/t Au and total between 2-10 M oz Au Exploration 19 holes drilled; 7000m drill program completed Plans Phase 2 drill program being permitted for Q3 12
  13. 13. Aurena - Positive Gold InterceptsFirst phase drill program indicates Gold mineralization is widespreadand open in most directionsHole From (m) To (m) Interval (m) Au (g/t)AURC-11-001 160.50 181.00 20.50 1.45 including 165.00 173.50 8.50 2.75AURC-11-002 39.50 47.16 7.66 1.14 including 44.33 47.16 2.83 2.22AURC-11-005 0.00 29.05 29.05 1.99 including 8.45 27.60 19.15 2.60AURC-11-006 4.50 48.00 43.50 1.01 including 4.50 13.50 9.00 1.24 and 28.50 48.00 19.50 1.64AURC-11-007 34.50 40.50 6.00 0.84 and 125.20 149.00 23.80 0.99 including 134.00 147.50 15.00 1.33 13
  14. 14. Aurena - Gold in Soils Current Exploration Drilling Phase One 7,000m drilling Phase Two 2nd Half 2012 Gold mineralization remains open to the west, northwest, north, and at depth. Our ongoing step-out drilling program is aggressively focused on tracking down its extent 14
  15. 15. Project Pipeline Adelita • Optioned to Ocean Park Ventures (“OCP”)Gold-Copper • Copper porphyry system measuring 3km by 1km • 2010 Drilling returned; 16.15m of 0.84g/t Au, 73g/t Ag,1.97% Cu and 47.64m of 0.46g/t Au, 46g/t Ag, 0.98% Cu • 2,500m drill program planned for February 2012 Capilla • Potential un-mined vein in historical 200M oz Ag District Silver • Mined veins averaged 1-5m wide grading 1000g/t Ag • Phase One - 1,500m drill program underway, results expected in February 2012Santa Marta • 500m strike length of exposed massive gossanCopper-Gold • Recent sampling yielded up to 1.96 g/t Gold and 11.54% Copper • Phase One - 2,500m drill program planned for Q2 2012 15
  16. 16. Contact UsInvestor Relations Manager, Sunny Pannu Tel: 778-330-0994 Website: Email: Minaurum Gold Inc. 1500 - 409 Granville St. Vancouver, BC Canada V6C 1T2 16