Noront Resources Notification of Annual and Special Meeting

TORONTO, ONTARIO, October 6, 2009. Noront Resources Ltd. (“Noront” or the “Company”) (TSX Venture: NOT) the company is pleased to announce that its Annual and Special meeting of Shareholders will take place on October 15th, at the Exchange Tower (TSX Gallery) at 130 King Street West, Toronto, Ontario at 4:00 pm (Toronto time).

The Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders will be Audio-cast and the presentation will be webcast and available on the company’s website at www.norontresources.com as well as on the following url link: http://w.on24.com/r.htm?e=169024&s=1&k=D5F3EE58914F1D7E52C75A2A102C5961

To access the Audio broadcast of the Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders via telephone please dial the following numbers:

North America –  1-416-644-3426
North America Toll Free –  1-800-731-5319
Germany – 49-69-5899-90706
Germany – Toll Free 0800-101-1958
United Kingdom – 44-20-7190-1596
United Kingdom – Toll Free 0800-358-5263
France –  33-1-5569-5751
France – Toll Free 0800-945-104

Conference ID: 4163968

To replay to the audio portion following the meeting please dial the following numbers:

Local: 416-640-1917
Toll Free: 1-877-289-8525

Access Code: 4163968 followed by the pound sign

About Noront:
Noront Resources Ltd. is focused on its significant and multiple, high-grade nickel-copper-platinum-palladium, chromite and vanadium discoveries in an area known as the “Ring of Fire”, an emerging multi-metals district located in the James Bay Lowlands of Ontario, Canada. Noront is the dominant land holder at the Ring of Fire and continues to delineate and prove up its discoveries with NI 43-101 technical and economic reports and an aggressive and well financed drill plan for the remainder of 2009 and 2010. All material information on Noront can be found on the Company’s website at www.norontresources.com or at SEDAR at www.sedar.com

For further information please contact Joanne Jobin, Vice President Corporate Communications at (416) 367-1444 ext 126, or visit Noront’s website at: http://www.norontresources.com.

Wesley (Wes) Hanson
President & Chief Financial Officer

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