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					MEDIA RELEASE                                                                           5 FEBRUARY 2007

International iron ore company Sundance Resources Ltd (ASX: SDL) has strengthened its management
team with the appointment of two senior mining and exploration executives to the key roles of Chief
Geologist and General Manager, Cameroon. Both executives will play key roles in the exploration
program and pre-feasibility study being undertaken on Sundance’s Mbalam Iron Ore Project in West
Mr Robin Longley has been appointed as Sundance’s Chief Geologist to drive the Company's
exploration program focusing on the forthcoming 2007 resource drilling program at Mbalam.
Mr Longley joins Sundance from his previous geological position at international iron ore explorer,
Sphere Investments, where he very successfully managed resource definition activities at Sphere’s El
Aouj Magnetite Deposit in Mauritania. He has over 20 years of industry experience, focused on iron ore,
including appointments at Rio Tinto and BHP. He worked on the commissioning and development of Rio
Tinto's West Angelas Marra Mamba iron ore mine in the Pilbara and previously for BHP when it was
operator of the high-grade hematite mine at Koolan Island, Western Australia. Importantly, he brings to
Sundance current and valuable iron ore exploration experience in West Africa.
Mr Longley has a strong background in management of major resource drilling programs as well as
extensive experience in data interpretation and modeling of iron ore geology. He will be responsible for
achieving the resource definition objectives set by the Sundance Board at Mbalam and identifying other
geological opportunities for the Company. Mr Longley holds a First Class Honours degree in Geology from
the University of Western Australia and is a Member of the Australian Institute of Geoscientists.
Mr David Bay joins Sundance as General Manager, Cameroon. He will relocate to Yaounde, the capital
of Cameroon, in February 2007 and will be based full-time in country with overall responsibility for
managing Sundance’s Cameroon business operations.
Mr Bay is an experienced finance professional with a strong background in the mining industry.
Originally trained as a geologist, he has experience in coal (BP, CSR), manganese (BHP), base metals
and gold exploration. After gaining his MBA, he was appointed Financial Controller of Leo Shield in Africa,
which at the time was operating in six West African countries, with responsibility for all financial,
commercial and legal matters.
Mr Bay subsequently held senior mining positions including Financial Controller for Stanley Mining,
gaining exposure to the drilling industry in Africa; CFO of alluvial gold miner, Akrokeri-Ashanti Ltd, where
had in-country responsibilities including finance, government liaison and operational support; and
Commercial Analyst for Rio Tinto working on the A$1 billion expansion of Rio’s Pilbara iron ore
In welcoming these key appointments, Sundance’s Managing Director, Mr Don Lewis, said both Mr
Longley and Mr Bay had extensive mining and exploration experience – both in Africa and in the iron ore
industry. “Both Robin and David also have experience with major and junior mining companies and will
be very important members of the Company’s executive team,” he said.
“With qualifications in finance, geology and management, coupled with years of hands on experience in
Africa, David brings key expatriate management skills to Sundance's existing operational team based in
Cameroon,” Mr Lewis said. “Robin’s appointment brings to Sundance extensive experience in iron ore
exploration and assessment, and a very successful track record in program management and proven
ability to deliver results in difficult, remote African environments.
“In securing these key appointments, Sundance has significantly advanced the exploration and
development program for the Mbalam Iron Ore Project,” he added. “We are particularly pleased to have
recruited people of this calibre in the current competitive environment for skilled personnel in the
international mining industry.”
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             Nicholas Read                                                           Mr George Jones, Chairman
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                                                                                Mr Don Lewis, Managing Director
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Company Background

Sundance Resources Ltd is an Australian exploration company focused on mining interests in the Republic of
Cameroon on the central west coast of Africa. Sundance has commenced a pre-feasibility study on its 90%-owned
Mbalam Iron Ore Project in Cameroon as the basis for developing a substantial international iron ore business.

Central West Africa is considered to have the potential to develop into a significant new iron province, underpinned
by the Mbalam Iron Ore Project and the nearby US$3 billion Belinga Project in Gabon currently under development
by the China National Machinery and Equipment Import and Export Corporation (“CMEC”).

The Mbalam Iron Ore Project is estimated to contain initial mineralisation in excess of 800 million tonnes with
inferred resource of 218 million tonnes grading greater than 60% Fe.

Recent aeromagnetic surveying identified more than 35km of highly prospective itabirite iron formation in the
Mbalam region, underpinning Sundance’s commitment to its pre-feasibility study on the project.

Sundance has been listed on the Australian Stock Exchange since 1993 and is also listed on over-the-counter
markets in Frankfurt, Berlin, Hamburg, Stuttgart and Munich.

The information in this announcement relates to Mineral Resources or Ore Reserves is based on information compiled by Mr Allen
Maynard (BAppSc(Geol), who is a Member of The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy and the Australasian Institute of
Geoscientists. Mr Maynard is a principal of Al Maynard & Associates Consulting Geologists.

Mr Maynard has sufficient experience which is relevant to the style of mineralisation and type of deposit under consideration and to
the activity which he is undertaking to qualify as a Competent Person as defined in the 2003 Edition of the “Australasian Code for
Reporting of Mineral Resources and Ore Reserves”. Mr Maynard consents to the inclusion in the report of the matters based on
their information in the form and context in which it appears.

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