June 12th, 2017, VANCOUVER, B.C.ASHBURTON VENTURES INC. (TSX-V: ABR) (ARB-FRANKFURT) (“Ashburton” or the "Company”) announces that further to its news release of June 5, 2017 the Company has completed its non-brokered flow through private placement of 1,315,789 flow through units ("FT Units") at a price of $0.19 per Unit for aggregate gross proceeds of $249,999.91 (the "FT Offering").  Each FT Unit is comprised of one flow through common share ("FT Share") and one half of one non-flow through Share purchase warrant of the Company ("Warrant").  Each whole Warrant will entitle the Subscriber to purchase one Warrant Share for a 12 month period after the Closing Date at an exercise price of $0.25 per share. Flow through proceeds raised will be used towards exploration on the Company’s Buckingham graphite property located in Buckingham Township in the Province of Quebec.

The Company paid a finders' fee of $19,999.99, issued 65,789 finder’s shares and 65,789 finder’s warrants. Each finder's warrant will entitle the holder to purchase one Share for a period of 24 months from the closing date at an exercise price of $0.25 per finder's warrant.

Ashburton Ventures Inc. is a Canadian-based junior exploration with mineral projects in Canada and Nevada, USA. If you would like to be added the news release distribution please get in touch with us at [email protected].

Signed “Michael England”                                             
Michael England, President

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Forward-Looking Statements:

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