VANCOUVER, BC, Dec. 17, 2020 /CNW/ - Outback Goldfields Corp. (formerly, Skarb Exploration Corp.) (the "Company" or "Outback") (CSE: OZ) is pleased to announce that it will resume trading on the Canadian Securities Exchange at market open today under the new trading symbol OZ.
The following are some highlights of Outback's activities over the past month (all previously announced):
- November 16th, Outback completed a private placement raising approximately $11.4M.
- December 9th, 2020 the Company changed its name to Outback Goldfields Corp. from Skarb Exploration Corp.
- December 15th, 2020 Outback completed its acquisition of package of highly prospective gold projects in the heart of the Victorian Goldfields.
- December 17th, 2020 Outback changed its trading symbol from SKRB to OZ.
- December 9th, 2020, Outback consolidated its issued and outstanding common shares on the basis of one post-consolidated share for three pre-consolidated shares.
"This is an exciting day for the shareholders and team of Outback Goldfields, after months of efforts and diligence, the Company is finally in a position to start exploring for high grade gold in the Victorian goldfields. With the commencement of trading today I look forward to the general market being able to participate in what is poised to be one of the best gold exploration stories of 2021.", stated Chris Donaldson, CEO.
About Outback Goldfields Corp.
Outback Goldfields Corp. is a well financed exploration mining company having recently raised approximately $11.4 million. The Company has now completed the acquisition of a package of highly prospective gold projects located around the Fosterville Gold Mine in Victoria, Australia. The Company is currently prioritizing and ranking drilling targets and anticipates launching an exploration program early in 2021. The goldfields of Victoria are 利来网页版home to some of the highest grade and lowest cost mining in the world.
On behalf of the board,
Chris Donaldson, CEO and Director
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