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Gold Fields Announces Form 20-F Filing

April 23, 2012

JOHANNESBURG, April 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ –

Gold Fields Limited (Gold Fields) (JSE, NYSE, NASDAQ Dubai: GFI) announces that it has
filed its annual report on Form 20-F for the year ended 31 December 2011 with the U.S.
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The document can be accessed on the SEC’s EDGAR
system or the Gold Fields website at http://www.goldfields.co.za.

Gold Fields shareholders (including holders of Gold Fields American Depositary
Receipts) may also receive hard copies of the Form 20-F Annual Report, free of charge,
upon request. For a copy of the report please contact Francie Whitley, tel:
+27-11-562-9712 or email franciew@goldfields.co.za.

Notes to editors

About Gold Fields

Gold Fields is one of the world’s largest unhedged producers of gold with attributable
annualised production of 3.5 million gold equivalent ounces from eight operating mines in
Australia, Ghana, Peru and South Africa. Gold Fields also has an extensive and diverse
global growth pipeline with four major projects in resource development and feasibility,
with construction decisions expected in the next 18 to 24 months. Gold Fields has total
attributable gold equivalent Mineral Reserves of 80.6 million ounces and Mineral Resources
of 217 million ounces. Gold Fields is listed on the JSE Limited (primary listing), the New
York Stock Exchange (NYSE), NASDAQ Dubai Limited, Euronext in Brussels (NYX) and the Swiss
Exchange (SWX).

Sponsor: J.P. Morgan Equities Limited

        Gold Fields Limited
        Reg. 1968/004880/06
        150 Helen Road,
        Sandown, Sandton,
        Postnet Suite 252
        Private Bag X30500
        Houghton, 2041
        South Africa
        Tel +27-11-562-9700
        Fax +27-11-562-9838


        Investor Enquiries

        Zakira Amra
        Tel: +27-11-562-9775
        Mobile: +27-79-694-0267

        Willie Jacobsz
        Tel: +1-508-839-1188
        Mobile: +1-857-241-7127

        Media Enquiries
        Sven Lunsche
        Tel: +27-11-562-9763
        Mobile: +27-83-260-9279

SOURCE Gold Fields Limited

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