October 26, 2011

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VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA — (MARKET WIRE) — 10/26/11 — Aura Minerals Inc. (“Aura Minerals” or the “Company”) (TSX: ORA) announces that the Company will release its third-quarter 2011 financial and operational results, after the close of business on Monday, November 14, 2011. A conference call and audio webcast will follow on Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at 9 a.m. (eastern time) for management to discuss the results. This discussion will be followed by a question-and-answer period with investors.

Live Dial-In Information Toronto and International: 416-695-7848 North America (Toll Free): 800-355-4959 Participant Audio Webcast: www.auraminerals.com Replay Call Information Toronto and International: 905-694-9451 Passcode: 7801002# North America (Toll Free): 800-408-3053 Passcode: 7801002#

The conference call replay will be available from 2 p.m. eastern time on November 15, 2011, until 11:59 p.m. eastern time on November 30, 2011.

About Aura Minerals Inc.

Aura Minerals is a Canadian mid-tier gold production company focused on the acquisition, exploration, development and operation of gold and base metal projects in the Americas. The Company’s producing assets include the San Andres gold mine in Honduras, the Sao Francisco and Sao Vicente gold mines in Brazil and the copper-gold-silver Aranzazu Mine in Mexico. Other significant assets include the feasibility-stage Serrote Deposit at the copper-gold-iron ore Arapiraca Project in Brazil.

Contacts: Aura Minerals Inc.

Jim Bannantine President & Chief Executive Officer (604) 669-4777 (604) 696-0212 (FAX) info@auraminerals.com www.auraminerals.com

Source: Aura Minerals Inc.