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Exploring For Gold in a Gold-Rich System

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  • 1.Exploring For Gold in a Gold-Rich System September 2011

2. Forward Looking StatementsForward-looking statements relate to future events or the anticipated performance of the Company and reflectmanagements expectations or beliefs regarding such future events and anticipated performance. In certaincases, forward-looking statements can be identified by the use of words such as "plans", "expects", "is expected","budget", "scheduled", "estimates", "forecasts", "intends", "anticipates" or "believes", or variations of such wordsand phrases or statements that certain actions, events or results "may", "could", "would", "might" or "will betaken", "occur" or "be achieved", or the negative of these words or comparable terminology. By their verynature forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which maycause the actual performance of the Company to be materially different from any anticipated performanceexpressed or implied by the forward-looking statements.Important factors that could cause actual results to differ from these forward-looking statements include risksrelated to failure to define mineral resources, to convert estimated mineral resources to reserves, the grade andrecovery of ore which is mined varying from estimates, future prices of gold and other commodities, capital andoperating costs varying significantly from estimates, political risks arising from operating in Brazil, uncertaintiesrelating to the availability and costs and availability of financing needed in the future, changes in equitymarkets, inflation, changes in exchange rates, fluctuations in commodity prices, delays in the development ofprojects, conclusions of economic evaluations, changes in project parameters as plans continue to be refined,uninsured risks and other risks involved in the mineral exploration and development industry.Although the Company has attempted to identify important factors that could cause actual performance todiffer materially from that described in forward-looking statements, there may be other factors that cause itsperformance not to be as anticipated. There can be no assurance that forward-looking statements will proveto be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in suchstatements. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. Theseforward-looking statements are made as of the date of this presentation and the Company does not intend,and does not assume any obligation, to update these forward-looking statements.Qualified Person - Murray Paterson, P.Geo, Vice President Exploration and Development for Lago DouradoMinerals Ltd, is the Qualified Person, within the meaning of NI 43-101,who reviewed the technical data in thispresentation.LDM-TSXV2 3. Why Lago Dourado?Juruena Project Extensive gold system +0.5Moz gold mined at surface Property largely untested Phase I drilling ongoing through 2011(15,000m campaign)Mato Grosso, Brazil Favourable mining jurisdiction, extensiveinfrastructureWell Financed $9.2mln IPO completed November 2010 $5.1mln placement completed July 2011Experienced Executive TeamLDM-TSXV3 4. Corporate OverviewCapital Structure Shares (M) Investor SnapshotPre-Initial Public Offering (IPO) 42.2 Share Price (July 18, 2011)$0.56IPO November 2010(1)18.4 Market Cap (July 18, 2011)$40 MIssued to Geomin (previous owners) 1.5 52 Week Low$0.46Secondary Financing July 20119.2 52 Week High $1.15Basic Shares Outstanding71.3 Average Daily Volume (3 months) 100,000Options(2) 5.4 Cash On Hand (Feb 28, 2011) $6.8 MWarrants(3)9.0F/D Shares Outstanding85.7 Major Shareholders Management & Directors (10%) Rosseau Asset Management (23%) Pinetree Capital(1) Gross proceeds of $9.2mln (18.4 M shares issued at $0.50)(2) 1.55 M exercisable at $0.25 until June 2015, 1.55 M exercisable at $0.35 until September 2015, 2.0 M exercisable at $0.60 untilDecember 2015, 0.1 M exercisable at $0.90 until April 2016, 0.2 M exercisable at $0.75 until June 2016(3) 2.1 M exercisable at $0.50 until July 2012, 1.3 M exercisable at $0.50 until November 2012, 1.0 M exercisable at $0.91 until April 2014,4.6 M exercisable at $0.70 until January 2013LDM-TSXV 4 5. Brazil SummaryQuick Facts 7th largest economy in theworld Experienced cost effectivelabour Extensive infrastructure Energy independent 12th largest gold producer inthe world 5th most populous country 4th ranked jurisdiction globallyin which to invest in miningprojects (Behre Dolbear 2011report)LDM-TSXV 5 6. Management & Board of DirectorsThomas Obradovich Dan NooneChairmanDirector20 yrs experience in developing mineral projects VP Exploration at Guyana Goldfields from grass roots to advanced exploration 20 years experience including senior geologist Former Director of Aurelian, Ex-President & CEO roles in PNG, Indonesia & South Americaof Young-Davidson MinesForbes GemmellDean MacEachernPresident & CEO Director Co-founded Lago Dourado Former precious metals analyst at Raymond 20 years precious & base metals explorationJames covering mid-tier gold producerspredominantly with Falconbridge (1988-2005) 10 years experience in the investment industry CFA charterholderJon DouglasMurray Paterson DirectorVP Exploration & DevelopmentSenior VP & CFO of Northgate since 2001, 15 yrs experience in precious/base metal operations former Director of Aurelianin a variety of geological environments Involved in A&D and operation of gold projects Mine Geological Superintendent forin North America and AustraliaEquinox at Lumwana and Chief Mine Geologistat the world-class Geita Gold Mine in TanzaniaMichele McCarthyDr. David GrovesDirector Chief Legal Officer for GMAC Residential FundingTechnical Advisor Advisor to mutual funds and hedge funds on Former Professor of Economic Geology at UWAcorporate governance, compliance & HR matters Co-authored over 500 geological publications received 11 medals for his researchLDM-TSXV 6 7. Juruena Active Workings Extensive Surface WorkingsGarimpeiros (Artisanal Miners) Jacar pitProperty worked by garimpeiros since Est. 10,000 oz Au1980sextracted in 1 year(>0.5Moz Au mined)Only alluvials and saprolite mined (toan average depth of ~30m)LDM-TSXV 7 8. Juruena BackgroundOwned mid-1990s by Ourominas Minerals Failed to make property payment in late 1997 (weak gold price, post-Bre-X)Property position has been consolidated by Lago Dourado 100% ownership, ~70,000 hectares Licences previously split between Talon & GeominLDM-TSXV 8 9. Juruena Alta Floresta Gold BeltJuruena/Teles Pires Horst Regionally extensive granite belt with multiple intrusive events Stretches east-west for >400km, average width 30km, 7Moz produced 1979-1997 Access to the project by small airplane, dirt road and riverLDM-TSXV9 10. Juruena Local GeologyPorphyry to High-Sulfidation MineralCore AreaSystemMultiple Styles ofMineralization Discrete high-grade quartzveins Sheeted quartz veins Stockworks Minor breccias Vein sets range from 1m up Noventato 50m wide, veins rangeGrausfrom