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Monument Project

2009 Exploration Begins

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Air Transport and Support

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Monument Camp

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Ground Geophysics and Groundwork

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Reverse Circulation Rig Purchased

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Monument's Diamond Drill Rig

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2009 Core

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Monument Media Tour - August 13, 2008

Journalists representing CBC, Resource World Magazine and Northern Miner Magazine joined the Joint Venture Partners along with Toronto and New York Investment Representatives on a tour of the Monument Property on August 13, 2008. Participants were treated to a single Otter flight into the property, a fresh lake trout lunch, interviews with Joint Venture partners Chris and Jeannie Jennings, Stu Blusson (Archon Minerals) and Ellen Clements (New Nadina Explorations) and Qualified Person, Kevin Kivi. In addition to personal interviews, a helicopter tour of property to the site of the DD17, RIP, Bling and DD17-11 kimberlite was conducted.

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Media Tour - August 13, 2008 Tour participants near DD17, RIP, Bling and DD17-11

Summer Drill Program Begins August 1, 2008

stu61474-c2 rigs on property and drilling multiple targets selected with on the ground assistance by partners Chris Jennings, Stu Blusson (Archon Minerals) and Ellen Clements (New Nadina). Dr. Jennings utilizes proprietory software and analysis with new VTEM survey data to help select targets. Stu Blusson assists with extensive NWT kimberlite and diamond exploration expertise. Ellen Clements at property to manage 2 drill program.  Keep posted for ongoing updates.

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The 2008 Spring Exploration Program

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Mobilization

Onsite transport of crews and moving equipment is via an onsite helicopter and snowmobiles. An ice spur road was constructed off the main winter road. Several loads of fuel and supplies for the current and proposed summer program were trucked to site.

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The Objective

The spring 2008 drill program concentrated on drill testing as many targets as possible from the approximately 40 untested priority anomalies picked for potential kimberlites. Targets materialized from numerous dogmag, ground magnetometer and airborne geophysics conducted plus various summers till sample programs for indicator minerals. Drilling first tested water-based anomalies in the northeast portion of the claim block.

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Geophysics

Data collected and assessed from current ground geophysical surveys over targets significantly helps to pinpoint drill sight setups and target locations. Additional airborne geophysics was also completed to further identify and study targets. (see news release May 22, 2008.)

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Monument Property Joint Venture Partners

The Monument project owners are 57.49% New Nadina Explorations Limited, 22.11% Dr. Chris and Jeanne Jennings and 20.4% Archon Minerals Ltd. (Stu Blusson) 1% NSR is payable to each DHK Diamonds Inc. and KCEI. New Nadina is the operator and the project is supervised by Mr. K. R. Kivi, P.Geo., a Qualified Person under National Instrument 43-101.

LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION

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The Monument property is located on the south shore of Lac de Gras in NWT. Kimberlites of the Monument Property form part of the Lac de Gras cluster and occur within 40 kilometres of both the Ekati Diamond Mine (operated by BHP Billiton) and Diavik Diamond Mines Ltd. (operated by Rio Tinto), which together produce a noteworthy percentage of the world’s diamond production.

A total of 10 kimberlite pipes plus several unspecified related kimberlite dikes exist on the property. Untested targets include signatures with both positive and negative magnetic anomalies and weak electromagnetic conductors, some of which are under swamps and lakes. Significant diamond populations were found in five kimberlite pipes tested in 2006, Sonja, NIC, DD17, RIP and DD17-11. Lab results from two new discoveries Genie and Bling are pending.
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Newswire

NEW NADINA’S FREE MINERS CERTIFICATE RE-INSTATED

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November 30, 2018:  GREENWOOD, BRITISH COLUMBIA – New Nadina Explorations Limited (the "Company", TSX VENTURE:  NNA) announces that its Free Miners Certificate which was suspended on September 13, 2018 has now been reinstated.  The company has complied with the two conditions imposed by the Ministry of Mines under the suspension order: Condition 1- New Nadina must complete a reclamation plan for all outstanding reclamation resulting from their mining activities on the...

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Stock Options Granted

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Oct 26, 2018:  GREENWOOD, BRITISH COLUMBIA – New Nadina Explorations Limited (the "Company", TSX VENTURE:  NNA) is pleased to announce it has granted 700,000 stock options to directors of the company under its incentive stock option plan.  The options are exercisable at $0.10 (ten cents) per share for a period of five years, expiring on Oct 25, 2023.  All options granted are in accordance with the Company Stock Option Plan...

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2018 Full Drilling results from Silver Queen

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September 27, 2018:  GREENWOOD, BRITISH COLUMBIA – New Nadina Explorations Limited (the "Company", TSX VENTURE:  NNA) is pleased to provide an update and to provide complete results for the three hole drill program at its 100% owned Silver Queen property near Owen Lake, BC. Access to Private Property:  John Jewitt, President, and Tony Jewitt, CFO, are currently onsite at the Silver Queen Property.  In order to facilitate the reinstatement of the...

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