February 1, 2018

Redstar Engages Mine Development Associates to Complete a Technical Report at the Unga Gold Project

February 1st, 2018: Redstar Gold Corp. (TSX.V: RGC, OTCQB: RGCTF, FRA: RGG) ("Redstar" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that is has engaged Mine Development Associates (MDA) to complete a NI 43-101 Technical Report to evaluate the work, progress, technical features and to provide guidance on the next exploration program at its high grade gold/silver Unga Gold Project in Alaska.

Redstar’s President & CEO, Peter A. Ball commented, “I am pleased to be able to engage the highly respected technical team at MDA to complete a NI 43-101 Technical Report at the Unga Gold Project. The technical report will be focused on bringing together over a hundred years of geological information, including the review of multiple historical resources, our recent exploration and drill programs, and to provide the Company a high level technical understanding of the project. The report will also assist in developing a detailed exploration strategy within the district scale nature of the Unga Gold Project, where multiple (>14 identified) gold zones have been identified to be tested.”

The Company also announces the departure of Jesse Grady as VP Exploration, and wishes him success in his future endevours.

About MDA

Mine Development Associates (MDA) provides geologic and engineering services to the mining industry. MDA’s expertise lies in advising clients about their mining projects at any stage of exploration, development, production, or closure. MDA’s experience ranges from grass-roots exploration to daily mine operations and includes every step of a project’s development.  MDA’s goal is to provide clients with the best data and analysis of their project, allowing them to make more informed decisions regarding their project. MDA’s senior mining experts have extensive experience in all types of mining in all climates. Integrity, competence and independence have directed the firm for more than 30 years, assuring their clients the highest level of service.

About Redstar Gold Corp.

Redstar is a junior exploration company, with a very strong, supportive institutional shareholder base, no debt, and is focused on high-grade gold exploration and advancing its high-grade Unga Gold Project in Alaska. The 100% controlled Unga Gold Project is an intermediate sulfidation epithermal high-grade gold project on a district scale, with the property encompassing approximately 240 km2, and containing multiple high grade gold zones drilled or identified at surface. The former Apollo-Sitka gold mine, located on the southern Apollo-Sitka Trend, was Alaska’s first underground gold mine and the site of historic high-grade (~10 g/t Au) gold production. The Unga Gold Project has extensive infrastructure with daily flights from Anchorage landing on a one mile long paved airstrip and a deep-water port on neighboring Popof Island, and a moderate climate noting it resides at the 55th degree latitude and next to tidewater. In addition, Redstar owns approximately 18% of NV Gold Corp. (TSXV: NVX). Redstar also owns 30% of the Newman Todd Gold Project, in Red Lake, Ontario, Canada.

On Behalf of the Board of Directors,

Peter A. Ball, President and CEO

For additional information please contact:

T:         604.245.5861
TF:       877.310.3330
E:         pball@redstargold.com

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