|January 19th, 2012
News Release No. 222
|TSX Venture Exchange - HGO
CUSIP NO : 42016R 30 2
HAWKEYE receives TSX acceptance for drill ready DASS Property
HAWKEYE Gold & Diamond Inc. (the “Company” or “HAWKEYE): Vancouver, British Columbia: announces that it has received TSX Venture Exchange acceptance for an Option Agreement (initially announced in news release 219) between HAWKEYE and Walter Crombie whereby the Company may acquire a 100% interest in the DASS Property which totals 1,260.34 hectares (3,134.07 acres). The Property is drill ready and is a high grade copper (Cu) and silver (Ag) prospect located on northwest central Vancouver Island, BC, situated approximately 30 km southwest of Campbell River.
Consideration for the DASS Property is $1,049,750 cash payable over 5 years.
Further news will be forthcoming.
About the Company
HAWKEYE Gold & Diamond Inc. is a junior mineral exploration and development company based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada and is publicly traded on the TSX Venture Exchange under the trading symbol HGO. The Company is currently focused upon the exploration and development of its TOP, DART and MINT Properties located in the Yukon, Canada, which are gold and silver prospects and its DASS Mountain Property located on Vancouver Island, BC, Canada which is a high grade copper and silver prospect. HAWKEYE’s corporate philosophy is to build strong asset value through diversification, the acquisition of low-cost high potential mining opportunities worldwide, managing our business activities in an environmentally responsible manner while contributing to the well-being of the local community and economy. Our goal is to ultimately achieve full time commercial production of our projects for significant growth and early returns on investment to maximize shareholder value.
HAWKEYE GOLD & DIAMOND INC.
President & CEO
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