Eastmain and Partners Accelerate Exploration at Eleonore South with a $3.9 Million Program, including 8,000 metres of Drilling

Eastmain Resources Inc.

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 20, 2017) - Eastmain Resources Inc. ("Eastmain" or the "Company") (TSX:ER)(OTCQX:EANRF) is pleased to announce the 2017/2018 exploration program on the Éléonore South JV Property. Managed by Azimut Exploration, the program includes 8,000 m of drilling for a total budget of $3.9 million, where each JV partner is contributing pro rata (FIGURES 1-3). The Éléonore South JV Property is adjacent to Goldcorp's Éléonore Gold Mine property in James Bay, Québec.