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BCGold Appoints New Director

Vancouver, British Columbia – June 19, 2007 – BCGold Corp. ("BCGold" or "the Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Guy Le Bel as a director of the Company effective immediately.

Mr. Le Bel is currently Vice President, Business Development of Quadra Mining Ltd. (“Quadra”) and has over 20 years experience in the mining industry, focusing on valuation, financial analysis and strategic and business planning. Prior to joining Quadra, Mr. Le Bel was Corporate Development Consultant to Inco Limited’s Strategic Planning Group. Between 1998 and 2000, he was Manager, Business Valuation with Rio Algom. Following the acquisition of Rio Algom by BHP Billiton, Mr. Le Bel was Senior Business Advisor to BHP Billiton Base Metals. From 1987 to 1998, he held the positions of Financial Analyst and Manager, Financial Planning with Cambior Inc. Prior to joining Cambior, Mr. Le Bel Worked as Mining and Geotechnical Engineering with Golder Associates.

Mr. Le Bel received his Bachelor of Applied Sciences in Mining Engineering from the Laval University in 1980, his Masters from the University of British Columbia in 1983, and his MBA from L’École de Hautes Études Commerciales in 1990. Mr. Le Bel is a licensed member of the Ordre des Ingénieurs du Québec (OIQ).

“BCGold Corp is extremely pleased Mr. Le Bel has agreed to join our group” states Brian P. Fowler, P.Geo., President and CEO. “Mr. Le Bel’s broad mining financial and business planning background is perfectly suited to augment BCGold’s growth strategy”.

Mr. Le Bel has been granted 100,000 incentive stock options exercisable at $.70 per share for a period of five years.

Corporate Strategy
BCGold Corp. is a resource-based junior mineral exploration company focused on base and precious metal exploration in under-explored historic mining and exploration districts in British Columbia and Yukon. BCGold acquires and advances conceptual, early and mid-stage, quality exploration opportunities towards resource development utilizing internal expertise and by engaging preferred joint venture partners.

About BCGold Corp.

BCGold Corp. (TSX-V: BCG) is a Vancouver-based junior resource company focused on copper and gold exploration in under-explored historic and emerging mining districts in British Columbia and Yukon. BCGold Corp. acquires and develops conceptual, early and mid-stage, exploration opportunities and advances them towards resource development by using internal expertise, engaging preferred joint venture partners, and creating strategic alliances with major exploration and mining companies. Currently, institutional investors hold 29% of the Company’s outstanding shares and Kinross Gold Corporation holds 11%.

On behalf of the Board of Directors,
Brian P. Fowler, P. Geo.
President and Chief Executive Officer

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Some statements in this news release contain forward-looking information. These statements include, but are not limited to, statements with respect to future expenditures and exploration, development and production activities. These statements address future events and conditions and, as such, involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors, which may cause the actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by the statements. Such factors include, among others, the timing of future payments, expenditures and unit issuances and the timing and success of future exploration, development and production activities.

For further information, please contact:
Jose M. Perez
Manager, Corporate Communications
Tel. (604) 646-1581
Fax (604) 642-2411
[email protected]

Freeman Smith, P. Geo
VP of Corporate Development
Tel. (604) 646-1583

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