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Top Star mining right granted to Crown Gold Recoveries

21 August 2008

DRDGOLD is pleased to announce that a mining right for gold recovery over the remaining extent of Erf 1 of Park Central Township Johannesburg, known as the Top Star Dump, was granted and issued in favour of its group asset Crown by the Department of Minerals and Energy with effect from 21 August 2008.

The mining right for the Top Star Dump has been granted until 20 August 2013. It contains approximately 128 000 ounces at an estimated grade of 0.775 grams per tonne. The Top Star Dump is expected to contribute approximately 45 000 ounces of gold per annum to the group over a period of 20 months.

21 August 2008

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