Vancouver, B.C., February 4, 2014: Desert Star Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: DSR) (“Desert Star”) announces that it has appointed Mark Selby to the company’s advisory board. Mr. Selby is currently Senior Vice-President, Business Development of Royal Nickel Corporation, a Toronto Stock Exchange listed issuer and the Principal of Selby & Co., a private consulting firm providing advice to mining companies with respect to base metals and resource equity valuation. Mr. Selby is also and has been since August 2009, a director of Kiska Metals Corporation. He is also Chair of the Board of NWM Mining, and is a director for Virgin Metals. Previously, from August 2008 until March 2010, he was the Vice President, Business Planning & Market Research for Quadra FNX Mining Ltd., formerly Quadra Mining Ltd., a leading mid-tier copper mining company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange. Prior thereto, from January 2007 to August 2008, he was a principal of Selby & Co. Between October 2001 to January 2007, he held the positions of Director, Market Research (2001-2004) and Assistant Vice President Strategic Planning & Business Development (2005-2007) with Inco Limited. Mr. Selby holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons.) from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario.

About Desert Star Resources

Desert Star is a Vancouver-based mineral exploration company focused on the identification, acquisition and development of copper and gold projects located in top-tier mineral belts in the southwestern United States that contain significant historical production, existing mining infrastructure and an established mining culture.

Vince Sorace
President and CEO, Desert Star Resources

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