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Eagle Plains/Northern Continental Commence Drill Program on Abo Gold Project, South-Western B.C.

Cranbrook, B.C., 08 December, 2005: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) and option partner Northern Continental Resources (NCR:TSX-V) have initiated a 600m (2,000’) $100,000 diamond drilling program on the Abo Gold Project, located 5 km north of Harrison Hot Springs, approximately 100 km east of Vancouver, British Columbia. The current program is designed to follow-up on a new zone of high grade mineralization discovered during drilling activity conducted in April of this year.

New Gold Mineralization Discovered at Abo Gold Project, 2003 Work Program Underway

Cranbrook, B.C.: The Board of Directors of Northern Continental Resources Ltd. (NCR:TSX-V) have recently provided Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) with an update on the progress of the 2003 exploration program on the Abo Gold Project, located 5 km north of Harrison Hot Springs, approximately 100 km east of Vancouver, British Columbia.

Diamond Drilling to Commence Immediately on Abo (Harrison Gold) Project

Cranbrook, B.C.: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) has received notice from Northern Continental Resources Ltd. (NCR:TSX-V) that permits are in place for work on the Abo (Harrison Gold) Project (the Property) on Bear Mountain near Harrison Hot Springs in south-western British Columbia. The work program, currently underway will consist of road maintenance, rehabilitation of the adits (Jenner and Portal) and diamond drilling on the Hill Zone intrusion.

Eagle Plains Resources Gold Project Review

Cranbrook, B.C.: The Board of Directors of Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) wishes to provide an update of the Company’s current gold exploration projects in British Columbia and Yukon Territory. During the recent downturn in exploration activity, EPL has been actively researching and acquiring properties with good exploration potential and/or established gold resources, and has positioned itself to take advantage of improving gold prices and new governments in both B.C. and Yukon.

Eagle Plains and Northern Continental Execute Option Agreement on Abo Gold Project

Cranbrook, B.C.: The Board of Directors of Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX-V) announce that a formal agreement has been executed between Eagle Plains and Northern Continental Resources Inc. (NCR:TSX-V) whereby Northern Continental has acquired the option to earn a 60% interest in Eagle Plains’ wholly owned Abo Gold Property (the Property), located in the Harrison Lake area of south-western British Columbia, approximately 130km east of Vancouver.

Airborne Geophysical Survey Commences on "Abo" Gold Project

Cranbrook, B.C.: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:CDNX) is pleased to announce that crews and equipment have been mobilized to the Harrison Lake area of southwestern British Columbia to commence an airborne geophysical survey of the Company's 100%-owned Abo (Harrison Gold) property. Eagle Plains has contracted Fugro Airborne Surveys Corp. to carry out a 215 line-km airborne geophysical survey which will include DIGHEM( EM, magnetometer, and radiometric instrumentation.

Eagle Plains Completes "Abo" Land Acquisition, Plans Airborne Geophysical Survey

Cranbrook, B.C.: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:CDNX) is pleased to announce that it has completed a purchase agreement with an arms-length individual whereby EPL may purchase a 100% interest in the Hot 4 mineral claims located 130km east of Vancouver, near Harrison Lake. The 6-unit (364 acre) property is contiguous with EPLs 100% owned claims containing the Abo (Harrison Gold) deposit, and completes the property package.

Eagle Plains Acquires "Abo" Gold Deposit

Cranbrook, B.C.: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:CDNX) is pleased to announce that it has received title to 29 claim units (1760 acres) containing the Abo (Harrison Gold) deposit, located 130km east of Vancouver near Harrison Lake. Property mineralization consists of a number of gold occurrences associated with a series of small intrusive stocks. Accessory minerals include copper, silver, lead, zinc, molybdenum, tungsten and bismuth.

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