VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - May 24, 2007) - Nautilus Minerals Inc. (TSX VENTURE:NUS)(AIM:NUS)(AIM:NUSR) (the "Company" or "Nautilus") is pleased to announce that it has sent its Annual Report and audited financial statements for the year ending December 31, 2006, together with a notice of the Company's annual general meeting, to its shareholders. The AGM will be held on Friday, June 22, 2007 at 10:00 am at the Metropolitan Hotel, 645 Howe Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
A copy of the Company's Annual Report and audited financial statements is available on the Company's website at www.nautilusminerals.com and on www.sedar.com.
About Nautilus Minerals Inc.
Nautilus is the first company to commercially explore the ocean floor for high grade gold-copper-zinc-silver seafloor massive sulphide deposits and is positioned to become a world leader in underwater mineral exploration. The Company's main focus for 2007 is the Solwara 1 Project, located in the territorial waters of Papua New Guinea in the western Pacific Ocean. The four largest shareholders of the Company are resource companies Anglo American, Teck Cominco, Epion and Barrick Gold.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
Nautilus Minerals Inc. (Vancouver)
Nautilus Minerals Inc.
Mr. David Heydon
President & CEO
Numis Securities Limited (NOMAD)
John Harrison/James Black
+44 (0) 20 7260 1000
Claire Irvine/Justine Howarth
+44 (0) 20 7851 7480