Balmoral Increases Private Placement to $6.0 Million

Balmoral Resources Ltd. (TSX:BAR) (OTCQX:BALMF) (“Balmoral” or the “Company“) announced today that, due to significant demand, it has increased the size of its non-brokered private placement of flow-through common shares (“Flow-Through Shares”) and units (“Units”), initially announced on October 4, 2013 (see NR13-22), from $5.0 million in aggregate gross proceeds to $6.0 million in aggregate gross proceeds (the “Offering”). As previously indicated, the Offering is comprised of Units, at an issue price of $0.425 per Unit, and/or Flow-Through-Shares, at an issue price of $0.475 per Flow-Through Share. All other terms and conditions of the Offering remain the same.

The Offering is now fully allocated with gross proceeds of approximately $3.6 million to be raised from the placement of Flow-Through Shares and approximately $2.4 million to be raised through the placement of Units. Closing of the Offering is anticipated to occur on or about October 16, 2013.

The net proceeds raised from the Offering will be used by the Company for continued exploration of its Detour Gold Trend Project and other property assets located in the Province of Quebec, for general working capital and other corporate purposes.

The Offering will be completed in conjunction with the receipt of regulatory approvals, including the approval of the Toronto Stock Exchange (“TSX”).

This news release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy the securities described herein in the United States. The securities described herein have not been and will not be registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and may not be offered or sold in the United States or to the account or benefit of a U.S. person absent an exemption from the registration requirements of such Act.

About Balmoral Resources Ltd. – www.balmoralresources.com

Balmoral is a Vancouver-based precious metal exploration and development company focused on district scale gold opportunities in North America. With a philosophy of creating value through the drill bit and with a focus on proven productive precious metal belts, Balmoral is following an established formula with a goal of maximizing shareholder value through discovery.

On behalf of the board of directors of BALMORAL RESOURCES LTD.

Darin Wagner, President and CEO