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Newcrest December 2013 Resources and Reserves Statement

February 14, 2014

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MELBOURNE, Australia, Feb. 14, 2014 /CNW/ – Newcrest Mining Limited
(Newcrest) has updated its Mineral Resource and Ore Reserve estimates
for the 12 month period ending 31 December 2013, and these are
presented in Tables 1 to 4 below.

The reserves estimates reported in this release have been prepared under
the direction of a Qualified Person, as defined in NI 43-101, using
accepted industry practice and have been classified in accordance with
the JORC Code(1). Except as described below, there are no material differences between
the definitions of Proven and Probable Mineral Reserves under the
applicable definitions adopted by the Canadian Institute of Mining,
Metallurgy and Petroleum (the “CIM Definition Standards“) and the corresponding equivalent definitions in the JORC Code for
Proved and Probable Ore Reserves.

It is noted that under the CIM Definition Standards, the completion of a
pre-feasibility study is the minimum prerequisite for the conversion of
Mineral Resources to Mineral Reserves. The CIM Definition Standards
define a pre-feasibility study as “a comprehensive study of a range of
options for the technical and economic viability of a mineral project
that has advanced to a stage where a preferred mining method, in the
case of underground mining, or the pit configuration, in the case of an
open pit, has been established and an effective method of mineral
processing is determined. It includes a financial analysis based on
reasonable assumptions on mining, processing, metallurgical, economic,
marketing, legal, environmental, social and governmental considerations
and the evaluation of any other relevant factors which are sufficient
for a Qualified Person, acting reasonably, to determine if all or part
of the Mineral Resource may be classified as a Mineral Reserve”.

The JORC Code 2012, which came into effect on 1 December 2013,
prescribes completion of a pre-feasibility study as a minimum
prerequisite to declare an Ore Reserve (the JORC equivalent of a
Mineral Reserve); however this requirement of the JORC Code does not
come into effect until 1 December 2014.

A pre-feasibility study within the meaning of the CIM Definition
Standards has not yet been completed in respect of Newcrest’s Ridgeway
Deeps Lift 2, Telfer Underground (VSC), O’Callaghans and Hiré deposits.
Accordingly, the tables below present Newcrest’s total Ore Reserves, as
classified in accordance with the JORC Code, and include a
reconciliation to identify:

(a) the Ore Reserves that could be classified as Mineral Reserves under
applicable CIM Definition Standards; and

(b) the Ore Reserves which would not be classified as Mineral Reserves
under applicable CIM Definition Standards, as required by NI 43-101. It
is planned to complete the required studies to support Mineral Reserves
estimation for those deposits during 2014.

The Mineral Resources estimates have been prepared under the direction
of a Qualified Person, as defined in NI 43-101, using accepted industry
practice and have been classified and reported in accordance with the
JORC Code. There are no material differences between the definitions of
Measured, Indicated and Inferred Mineral Resources under the CIM
Definition Standards and the equivalent definitions in the JORC Code.

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(1) Newcrest reports its resource and reserve estimates in compliance with
the 2012 Edition of the Australasian Code for Reporting of Exploration
Results, Mineral Resources and Ore Reserves (the JORC Code).

Mineral Resources are quoted inclusive of Ore Reserves.

Long term metal price and foreign exchange assumptions for Mineral
Resources and Ore Reserves are set out in the table below. They are
unchanged for both Newcrest and the Morobe Mining Joint Ventures (MMJV)
managed sites from those adopted for the 31 December 2012 estimates,
other than for Gosowong for which Newcrest has now adopted the same
assumptions. Where appropriate, Mineral Resources are also spatially
constrained within notional mining volumes based on metal prices of
US$1,400/oz for gold and US$4.00/lb for copper. This is a conservative
approach adopted to eliminate non-contiguous mineralisation from
resource estimates.

     ________________________________________________________
    |Long Term Metal Price Assumptions|     Newcrest|    MMJV|
    |                                 |      Managed| Managed|
    |_________________________________|_____________|________|
    |Mineral Resource Estimates       |             |        |
    |_________________________________|_____________|________|
    |Gold - USD/oz                    |     1,350.00|1,400.00|
    |_________________________________|_____________|________|
    |Copper - USD/lb                  |         3.10|    3.50|
    |_________________________________|_____________|________|
    |Silver - USD/oz                  |        23.00|   25.00|
    |_________________________________|_____________|________|
    |Ore Reserve Estimates            |             |        |
    |_________________________________|_____________|________|
    |Gold - USD/oz                    |     1,250.00|1,250.00|
    |_________________________________|_____________|________|
    |Copper - USD/lb                  |         2.70|    3.10|
    |_________________________________|_____________|________|
    |Silver - USD/oz                  |        20.00|   21.00|
    |_________________________________|_____________|________|
    |Long Term Exchange Rate USD: AUD |         0.80|    0.90|
    |_________________________________|_____________|________|

As is typical with epithermal deposits, the deposits at Gosowong and
Hidden Valley contain amounts of silver. The Cadia East porphyry
deposit contains some molybdenum in addition to the gold, copper and
silver reported.

In this section, the term “Cadia Province” refers to Cadia Hill,
Ridgeway, Ridgeway Deeps, Big Cadia, Cadia Extended and Cadia East. The
term “Telfer Province” refers to the Main Dome open pit, the West Dome
open pit, Telfer Underground, Telfer Satellite Deposits and
O’Callaghans.

Colin Moorhead (BSc (Hons), FAusIMM), a Competent Person (as defined in
the JORC Code) and a Qualified Person (as defined in NI 43-101), has
approved the data set out below, including sampling, analytical and
test data underlying the results. For a description of the quality
assurance program and quality control measures applied, please refer to
the applicable technical report filed at www.sedar.com. Newcrest has also lodged Explanatory Notes for the Annual Mineral
Resources & Ore Reserves Statement – 31 December 2013 on its website at
www.newcrest.com.au. These notes provide additional information in support of the 2013
Resources and Reserves Statement.

The Morobe Mining Joint Ventures’ Mineral Resources and Ore Reserves are
quoted at Newcrest’s 50% interest.

Table 1: Ore Reserves Reported in accordance with the JORC Code

Table 1 presents Ore Reserves that have been classified and reported in
accordance with the JORC Code and include some material that does not
satisfy the prerequisite for completion of a pre-feasibility study for
classification as Mineral Reserves under the CIM Definition Standards.


                 Gold and
                 Copper
                 Reserves                                           Insitu
    Dec-13 Ore   (# =           Dry      Gold   Copper Insitu Gold  Copper
    Reserves -   material     Tonnes    Grade    Grade  (million   (million
    JORC         change at a (million) (g/t Au) (% Cu)   ounces)   tonnes)
                 material
                 mining
                 project)

    Cadia East                       -        -      -           -        -
    Underground  Proven

                 Probable        1,600     0.49   0.29          25      4.7

                 Total           1,600     0.49   0.29          25      4.7

    Ridgeway                         -        -      -           -        -
    Underground  Proven

                 Probable          100     0.58   0.29         1.9     0.30

                 Total             100     0.58   0.29         1.9     0.30

    Other        Proven             87     0.51   0.14         1.4     0.12

                 Probable          2.8     0.40   0.14       0.036   0.0040

                 Total              90     0.50   0.14         1.5     0.13

    Combined
    Cadia
    Province -                      87     0.51   0.14         1.4     0.12
    Gold and
    Copper       Proven

                 Probable        1,700     0.49   0.29          27      5.0

                 Total           1,800     0.49   0.28          28      5.1

    Main Dome                       24     0.40  0.086        0.32    0.021
    Open Pit #   Proven

                 Probable           74     0.95   0.10         2.3    0.075

                 Total              98     0.81   0.10         2.6     0.10

    West Dome                        -        -      -           -        -
    Open Pit #   Proven

                 Probable           73     0.68  0.061         1.6    0.045

                 Total              73     0.68  0.061         1.6    0.045

    Telfer                           -        -      -           -        -
    Underground  Proven

                 Probable           62      1.1   0.24         2.2     0.15

                 Total              62      1.1   0.24         2.2     0.15

    O'Callaghans Proven              -        -      -           -        -

                 Probable           59        -   0.29           -     0.17

                 Total              59        -   0.29           -     0.17

    Combined
    Telfer
    Province -                      24     0.40  0.086        0.32    0.021
    Gold and
    Copper       Proven

                 Probable          270     0.70   0.16         6.0     0.44

                 Total             290     0.68   0.16         6.3     0.46

    Lihir #      Proven            100      2.2      -         7.2        -

                 Probable          290      2.3      -          22        -

                 Total             390      2.3      -          29        -

    Gosowong *   Proven              -        -      -           -        -

                 Probable          3.2       12      -         1.2        -

                 Total             3.2       12      -         1.2        -

    Bonikro *    Proven            5.7     0.73      -        0.13        -

                 Probable           27      1.6      -         1.4        -

                 Total              33      1.4      -         1.5        -

    Namosi JV                        -        -      -           -        -
    (69.94%)     Proven

                 Probable          940     0.12   0.37         3.6      3.5

                 Total             940     0.12   0.37         3.6      3.5

    MMJV -
    Hidden
    Valley                        0.87      1.2      -       0.033        -
    Operations
    (50%)        Proven

                 Probable           30      1.7      -         1.7        -

                 Total              31      1.7      -         1.7        -

    MMJV - Wafi
    / Golpu /                        -        -      -           -        -
    Nambonga
    (50%)        Proven

                 Probable          230     0.86    1.2         6.2      2.7

                 Total             230     0.86    1.2         6.2      2.7

    Combined
    Other
    Provinces -                    110      2.1      -         7.3        -
    Gold and
    Copper       Proven

                 Probable        1,500     0.74   0.41          36      6.2

                 Total           1,600     0.83   0.38          43      6.2

    Newcrest -
    Gold and                       220      1.3  0.067         9.1     0.15
    Copper       Proven

                 Probable        3,500     0.61   0.33          69       12

                 Total           3,700     0.65   0.32          78       12

    Note: Data is reported to two significant figures to reflect
          appropriate precision in the estimate and this may cause some
          apparent discrepancies in totals.

       *  The figures shown represent 100% of the Ore Reserve. Gosowong
          (inclusive of Toguraci and Kencana) is owned and operated by PT
          Nusa Halmahera Minerals, an incorporated joint venture company
          (Newcrest, 75%).  Bonikro is inclusive of mining and exploration
          interests in Côte d'Ivoire held by LGL Mines CI SA (Newcrest,
          89.9%), LGL Exploration CI SA (Newcrest, 100%) and LGL Resources
          CI SA (Newcrest, 99.89%).

          Figures Shown for MMJV relate to projects owned by the Morobe
          Mining unincorporated joint ventures between subsidiaries of
          Newcrest and Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited (Newcrest,
          50%).  Newcrest has a 69.94% share of the Namosi unincorporated
          joint venture.


                        Silver Reserves
    Dec-13 Ore Reserves (# = material
    - JORC              change at a        Dry     Silver  Insitu Silver
                        material mining  Tonnes    Grade     (million
                        project)        (million) (g/t Ag)    ounces)

    Cadia Valley        Proven
    Operations                                  -        -             -

                        Probable            1,700     0.65            36

                        Total               1,700     0.65            36

    Gosowong *          Proven                  -        -             -

                        Probable              3.2       17           1.7

                        Total                 3.2       17           1.7

    MMJV - Hidden
    Valley / Hamata /   Proven
    Kaveroi (50%)                            0.87       23          0.64

                        Probable               30       30            29

                        Total                  31       29            30

    MMJV - Wafi / Golpu Proven
    / Nambonga (50%)                            -        -             -

                        Probable              230      1.4           9.9

                        Total                 230      1.4           9.9

    Newcrest - Silver   Proven               0.87       23          0.64

                        Probable            2,000      1.2            76

                        Total               2,000      1.2            77


    Dec-13 Ore
    Reserves -       Tonnes            Grade             Contained Metal
    JORC

    Polymetallic
    Reserves                Tungsten Zinc  Lead   Insitu   Insitu   Insitu
    (# = material    Dry    Trioxide Grade Grade Tungsten   Zinc     Lead
    change at a    Tonnes    Grade    (%    (%   Trioxide (million (million
    material      (million) (% WO3)   Zn)   Pb)  (million tonnes)  tonnes)
    mining                                       tonnes)
    project)

    Proved                -        -     -     -        -        -        -

    Probable             59     0.34  0.62  0.30     0.20     0.36     0.18

    Total                59     0.34  0.62  0.30     0.20     0.36     0.18
    Polymetallic

    Note: Data is reported to two significant figures to reflect
          appropriate precision in the estimate and this may cause some
          apparent discrepancies in totals.

       *  The figures shown represent 100% of the Ore Reserve. Gosowong
          (inclusive of Toguraci and Kencana) is owned and operated by PT
          Nusa Halmahera Minerals, an incorporated joint venture company
          (Newcrest, 75%).  Bonikro is inclusive of mining and exploration
          interests in Côte d'Ivoire held by LGL Mines CI SA (Newcrest,
          89.9%), LGL Exploration CI SA (Newcrest, 100%) and LGL Resources
          CI SA (Newcrest, 99.89%).

          Figures Shown for MMJV relate to projects owned by the Morobe
          Mining unincorporated joint ventures between subsidiaries of
          Newcrest and Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited (Newcrest,
          50%).  Newcrest has a 69.94% share of the Namosi unincorporated
          joint venture.

Table 2: Mineral Reserves Reported in accordance with the CIM Definition
Standards

Table 2 presents Mineral Reserves in accordance with the CIM Definition
Standards. The Mineral Reserves presented in Table 2 are a subset of
the Ore Reserves presented in Table 1 and include only those Ore
Reserves that could be classified as Mineral Reserves within the
meaning of the CIM Definition Standards.


                Gold and
                Copper
                Reserves                                           Insitu
    Dec-13      (# =           Dry      Gold   Copper Insitu Gold  Copper
    Mineral     material     Tonnes    Grade   Grade   (million   (million
    Reserves    change at a (million) (g/t Au) (% Cu)   ounces)   tonnes)
                material
                mining
                project)

    Cadia East  Proven
    Underground                     -        -      -           -        -

                Probable        1,600     0.49   0.29          25      4.7

                Total           1,600     0.49   0.29          25      4.7

    Ridgeway    Proven
    Underground                     -        -      -           -        -

                Probable           33     0.59   0.29        0.62     0.10

                Total              33     0.59   0.29        0.62     0.10

    Other       Proven             87     0.51   0.14         1.4     0.12

                Probable          2.8     0.40   0.14       0.036   0.0040

                Total              90     0.50   0.14         1.5     0.13

    Combined
    Cadia
    Province -  Proven
    Gold and
    Copper                         87     0.51   0.14         1.4     0.12

                Probable        1,600     0.49   0.29          26      4.8

                Total           1,700     0.49   0.28          27      4.9

    Main Dome   Proven
    Open Pit #                     24     0.40  0.086        0.32    0.021

                Probable           74     0.95   0.10         2.3    0.075

                Total              98     0.81   0.10         2.6     0.10

    West Dome   Proven
    Open Pit #                      -        -      -           -        -

                Probable           73     0.68  0.061         1.6    0.045

                Total              73     0.68  0.061         1.6    0.045

    Telfer      Proven
    Underground                     -        -      -           -        -

                Probable           37      1.2   0.21         1.5    0.076

                Total              37      1.2   0.21         1.5    0.076

    Combined
    Telfer
    Province -  Proven
    Gold and
    Copper                         24     0.40  0.086        0.32    0.021

                Probable          180     0.90   0.11         5.3     0.20

                Total             210     0.84   0.10         5.6     0.22

    Lihir #     Proven            100      2.2      -         7.2        -

                Probable          290      2.3      -          22        -

                Total             390      2.3      -          29        -

    Gosowong *  Proven              -        -      -           -        -

                Probable          3.2       12      -         1.2        -

                Total             3.2       12      -         1.2        -

    Bonikro *   Proven            5.7     0.73      -        0.13        -

                Probable           25      1.4      -         1.1        -

                Total              30      1.2      -         1.2        -

    Namosi JV   Proven
    (69.94%)                        -        -      -           -        -

                Probable          940     0.12   0.37         3.6      3.5

                Total             940     0.12   0.37         3.6      3.5

    MMJV -
    Hidden
    Valley      Proven
    Operations
    (50%)                        0.87      1.2      -       0.033        -

                Probable           30      1.7      -         1.7        -

                Total              31      1.7      -         1.7        -

    MMJV - Wafi
    / Golpu /   Proven
    Nambonga
    (50%)                           -        -      -           -        -

                Probable          230     0.86    1.2         6.2      2.7

                Total             230     0.86    1.2         6.2      2.7

    Combined
    Other
    Provinces - Proven
    Gold and
    Copper                        110      2.1      -         7.3        -

                Probable        1,500     0.73   0.41          36      6.2

                Total           1,600     0.82   0.38          43      6.2

    Newcrest -
    Gold and    Proven
    Copper                        220      1.3  0.067         9.1     0.15

                Probable        3,300     0.62   0.33          67       11

                Total           3,600     0.66   0.32          76       11

    Note: Data is reported to two significant figures to reflect
          appropriate precision in the estimate and this may cause some
          apparent discrepancies in totals.

       *  The figures shown represent 100% of the Ore Reserve. Gosowong
          (inclusive of Toguraci and Kencana) is owned and operated by PT
          Nusa Halmahera Minerals, an incorporated joint venture company
          (Newcrest, 75%).  Bonikro is inclusive of mining and exploration
          interests in Côte d'Ivoire held by LGL Mines CI SA (Newcrest,
          89.9%), LGL Exploration CI SA (Newcrest, 100%) and LGL Resources
          CI SA (Newcrest, 99.89%).

          Figures Shown for MMJV relate to projects owned by the Morobe
          Mining unincorporated joint ventures between subsidiaries of
          Newcrest and Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited (Newcrest,
          50%).  Newcrest has a 69.94% share of the Namosi unincorporated
          joint venture.


                        Silver Reserves    Dry     Silver  Insitu Silver
    Dec-13 Mineral      (# = material    Tonnes    Grade     (million
    Reserves            change at a     (million) (g/t Ag)    ounces)
                        material mining
                        project)

    Cadia Valley        Proven                  -        -             -
    Operations

                        Probable            1,600     0.65            34

                        Total               1,600     0.65            34

    Gosowong *          Proven                  -        -             -

                        Probable              3.2       17           1.7

                        Total                 3.2       17           1.7

    MMJV - Hidden                            0.87       23          0.64
    Valley / Hamata /   Proven
    Kaveroi (50%)

                        Probable               30       30            29

                        Total                  31       29            30

    MMJV - Wafi / Golpu Proven                  -        -             -
    / Nambonga (50%)

                        Probable              230      1.4           9.9

                        Total                 230      1.4           9.9

    Newcrest Silver     Proven               0.87       23          0.64

                        Probable            1,900      1.2            75

                        Total               1,900      1.2            75

    Note: Data is reported to two significant figures to reflect
          appropriate precision in the estimate and this may cause some
          apparent discrepancies in totals.

       *  The figures shown represent 100% of the Ore Reserve. Gosowong
          (inclusive of Toguraci and Kencana) is owned and operated by PT
          Nusa Halmahera Minerals, an incorporated joint venture company
          (Newcrest, 75%).  Bonikro is inclusive of mining and exploration
          interests in Côte d'Ivoire held by LGL Mines CI SA (Newcrest,
          89.9%), LGL Exploration CI SA (Newcrest, 100%) and LGL Resources
          CI SA (Newcrest, 99.89%).

          Figures Shown for MMJV relate to projects owned by the Morobe
          Mining unincorporated joint ventures between subsidiaries of
          Newcrest and Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited (Newcrest,
          50%).  Newcrest has a 69.94% share of the Namosi unincorporated
          joint venture.

Table 3: JORC Code Ore Reserves Excluded from Mineral Reserves in
accordance with the CIM Definition Standards

Table 3 presents the Ore Reserves that were excluded from Table 2
because such Ore Reserves do not satisfy all prerequisites for
classification as Mineral Reserves within the meaning of the CIM
Definition Standards. The Mineral Reserves presented in Table 3 are a
subset of the Ore Reserves presented in Table 1.


                   Gold and
                   Copper
                   Reserves
    Dec-13 Mineral (# =         Dry      Gold   Copper Insitu Gold  Insitu
    Reserve        material   Tonnes    Grade   Grade   (million    Copper
    Reconciliation change at (million) (g/t Au) (% Cu)   ounces)   (million
                   a                                               tonnes)
                   material
                   mining
                   project)

    Ridgeway
    Underground -                    -        -      -           -        -
    L2             Proven

                   Probable         69     0.58   0.29         1.3     0.20

                   Total            69     0.58   0.29         1.3     0.20

    Combined Cadia
    Province -                       -        -      -           -        -
    Gold and
    Copper         Proven

                   Probable         69     0.58   0.29         1.3     0.20

                   Total            69     0.58   0.29         1.3     0.20

    Telfer
    Underground -                    -        -      -           -        -
    VSC            Proven

                   Probable         25     0.88   0.30        0.71    0.075

                   Total            25     0.88   0.30        0.71    0.075

    O'Callaghans   Proven            -        -      -           -        -

                   Probable         59        -   0.29           -     0.17

                   Total            59        -   0.29           -     0.17

    Combined
    Telfer
    Province -                       -        -      -           -        -
    Gold and
    Copper         Proven

                   Probable         84     0.26   0.29        0.71     0.24

                   Total            84     0.26   0.29        0.71     0.24

    Bonikro - Hire                   -        -      -           -        -
    *              Proven

                   Probable        2.9     3.20      -        0.30        -

                   Total           2.9     3.20      -        0.30        -

    Combined Other
    Provinces -                      -        -      -           -        -
    Gold and
    Copper         Proven

                   Probable        2.9     3.20      -        0.30        -

                   Total           2.9     3.20      -        0.30        -

    Newcrest -
    Gold and
    Copper -                         -        -      -           -        -
    Excluded
    Material       Proven

                   Probable        160     0.46   0.29         2.3     0.44

                   Total           160     0.46   0.29         2.3     0.44

                        Silver Reserves
    Dec-13 Mineral      (# = material      Dry     Silver  Insitu Silver
    Reserve             change at a      Tonnes    Grade     (million
    Reconciliation      material mining (million) (g/t Ag)    ounces)
                        project)

    Ridgeway                                    -        -             -
    Underground  - L2   Proven

                        Probable               69     0.72           1.6

                        Total                  69     0.72           1.6

    Newcrest - Silver -                         -        -             -
    Excluded Material   Proven

                        Probable               69     0.72           1.6

                        Total                  69     0.72           1.6

    Dec-13 Mineral
    Reserve          Tonnes             Grade             Contained Metal
    Reconciliation

    Polymetallic
    Reserves                 Tungsten Zinc  Lead   Insitu   Insitu   Insitu
    (# = material     Dry    Trioxide Grade Grade Tungsten   Zinc     Lead
    change at a     Tonnes    Grade    (%    (%   Trioxide (million (million
    material       (million) (% WO3)   Zn)   Pb)  (million tonnes)  tonnes)
    mining                                        tonnes)
    project)

    Proved         -         -        -     -     -        -        -

    Probable              59     0.34  0.62  0.30     0.20     0.36     0.18

    Total
    Polymetallic          59     0.34  0.62  0.30     0.20     0.36     0.18

    Note: Data is reported to two significant figures to reflect
          appropriate precision in the estimate and this may cause some
          apparent discrepancies in totals.

      *   The figures shown represent 100% of the Ore Reserve. Gosowong
          (inclusive of Toguraci and Kencana) is owned and operated by PT
          Nusa Halmahera Minerals, an incorporated joint venture company
          (Newcrest, 75%).  Bonikro is inclusive of mining and exploration
          interests in Côte d'Ivoire held by LGL Mines CI SA (Newcrest,
          89.9%), LGL Exploration CI SA (Newcrest, 100%) and LGL Resources
          CI SA (Newcrest, 99.89%).

          Figures Shown for MMJV relate to projects owned by the Morobe
          Mining unincorporated joint ventures between subsidiaries of
          Newcrest and Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited (Newcrest,
          50%).  Newcrest has a 69.94% share of the Namosi unincorporated
          joint venture.

Table 4: Mineral Resources Statement as at December 31, 2013

Table 4 sets out estimates of Measured, Indicated and Inferred Mineral
Resources for Newcrest’s assets as at December 31, 2013. Mineral
Resources are reported inclusive of Ore Reserves. As a result, Ore
Reserve estimates should not be added to the corresponding Mineral
Resource estimates.

Mineral Resources that do not form part of the Ore Reserves do not have
economic viability. Due to lower certainty of their recoverability, the
inclusion of resource estimates should not be regarded as a
representation by Newcrest that such amounts can necessarily be
economically exploited, and investors are cautioned not to place undue
reliance upon such figures. Therefore, no assurances can be given that
the estimates of reserves or resources presented in this release will
be recovered at the tonnages and ore grades presented, or at all.


                 Gold and
                 Copper
                 Resources                                          Insitu
    Dec-13       (# =           Dry      Gold   Copper Insitu Gold  Copper
    Mineral      material     Tonnes    Grade   Grade   (million   (million
    Resources    change at a (million) (g/t Au) (% Cu)   ounces)   tonnes)
                 material
                 mining
                 project)

    Cadia East                    0.20     0.87   0.22      0.0056  0.00044
    Underground  Measured

                 Indicated       2,500     0.42   0.28          33      6.8

                 Total           2,500     0.42   0.28          33      6.8

    Ridgeway                      0.15      1.2   0.49      0.0058  0.00073
    Underground  Measured

                 Indicated         120     0.63   0.32         2.5     0.40

                 Total             120     0.63   0.32         2.5     0.40

    Other        Measured          160     0.45   0.13         2.3     0.20

                 Indicated         170     0.36   0.23         1.9     0.39

                 Total             320     0.40   0.18         4.2     0.58

    Combined
    Cadia
    Province -                     160     0.45   0.13         2.3     0.20
    Gold and
    Copper       Measured

                 Indicated       2,800     0.42   0.27          38      7.6

                 Total           2,900     0.43   0.27          40      7.8

    Main Dome                       24     0.40  0.086        0.32    0.021
    Open Pit #   Measured

                 Indicated         210     0.67  0.086         4.5     0.18

                 Total             240     0.64  0.086         4.9     0.20

    West Dome                        -        -      -           -        -
    Open Pit #   Measured

                 Indicated         170     0.66  0.057         3.6     0.10

                 Total             170     0.66  0.057         3.6     0.10

    Telfer                           -        -      -           -        -
    Underground  Measured

                 Indicated          96      1.5   0.33         4.7     0.31

                 Total              96      1.5   0.33         4.7     0.31

    Other        Measured            -        -      -           -        -

                 Indicated        0.57      4.2  0.027       0.077  0.00015

                 Total            0.57      4.2  0.027       0.077  0.00015

    O'Callaghans Measured            -        -      -           -        -

                 Indicated          69        -   0.29           -     0.20

                 Total              69        -   0.29           -     0.20

    Combined
    Telfer
    Province -                      24     0.40  0.086        0.32    0.021
    Gold and
    Copper       Measured

                 Indicated         550     0.73   0.15          13     0.79

                 Total             570     0.72   0.14          13     0.82

    Lihir #      Measured          100      2.2      -         7.2        -

                 Indicated         660      2.1      -          44        -

                 Total             760      2.1      -          51        -

    Gosowong *   Measured            -        -      -           -        -

                 Indicated         3.7       13      -         1.6        -

                 Total             3.7       13      -         1.6        -

    Bonikro *    Measured          5.7     0.73      -        0.13        -

                 Indicated          36      1.6      -         1.8        -

                 Total              42      1.5      -         2.0        -

    Namosi JV                        -        -      -           -        -
    (69.94%)     Measured

                 Indicated       1,300     0.11   0.33         4.7      4.5

                 Total           1,300     0.11   0.33         4.7      4.5

    Marsden      Measured            -        -      -           -        -

                 Indicated         200     0.19   0.37         1.2     0.72

                 Total             200     0.19   0.37         1.2     0.72

    MMJV -
    Hidden
    Valley                        0.83      1.2      -       0.031        -
    Operations
    (50%)        Measured

                 Indicated          55      1.5      -         2.7        -

                 Total              55      1.5      -         2.7        -

    MMJV - Wafi
    / Golpu /                        -        -      -           -        -
    Nambonga
    (50%)        Measured

                 Indicated         460     0.77   0.81          11      3.7

                 Total             460     0.77   0.81          11      3.7

    Combined
    Other
    Provinces -                    110      2.1      -         7.3        -
    Gold and
    Copper       Measured

                 Indicated       2,800     0.76   0.32          68      8.9

                 Total           2,900     0.82   0.31          75      8.9

    Newcrest -
    Gold and                       290      1.1   0.08         9.9     0.22
    Copper       Measured

                 Indicated       6,100     0.61   0.29         120       17

                 Total           6,400     0.63   0.28         130       18

    Note: Data is reported to two significant figures to reflect
          appropriate precision in the estimate and this may cause some
          apparent discrepancies in totals.

      *   The figures shown represent 100% of the Mineral Resource.
          Gosowong (inclusive of Toguraci and Kencana) is owned and
          operated by PT Nusa Halmahera Minerals, an incorporated joint
          venture company (Newcrest, 75%).  Bonikro is inclusive of mining
          and exploration interests in Côte d'Ivoire held by LGL Mines CI
          SA (Newcrest, 89.9%), LGL Exploration CI SA (Newcrest, 100%) and
          LGL Resources CI SA (Newcrest, 99.89%).

          Figures Shown for MMJV relate to projects owned by the Morobe
          Mining unincorporated joint ventures between subsidiaries of
          Newcrest and Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited (Newcrest,
          50%).  Newcrest has a 69.94% share of the Namosi unincorporated
          joint venture.


                 Gold and
                 Copper
                 Resources                                          Insitu
    Dec-13       (# =           Dry      Gold   Copper Insitu Gold  Copper
    Mineral      material     Tonnes    Grade   Grade   (million   (million
    Resources    change at a (million) (g/t Au) (% Cu)   ounces)   tonnes)
                 material
                 mining
                 project)

    Cadia East                     360     0.34   0.19         4.0     0.69
    Underground  Inferred

    Ridgeway                        43     0.37   0.39        0.51     0.17
    Underground  Inferred

    Other        Inferred          260     0.30  0.098         2.5     0.25

    Total Cadia
    Province -                     660     0.33   0.17         7.0      1.1
    Gold and
    Copper       Subtotal

    Main Dome                      2.6     0.56  0.094       0.046   0.0024
    Open Pit #   Inferred

    West Dome                      1.1     0.46  0.056       0.017  0.00064
    Open Pit #   Inferred

    Telfer                          53     0.95   0.21         1.6     0.11
    Underground  Inferred

    Other        Inferred           16     0.28   0.34        0.14    0.053

    O'Callaghans Inferred          9.0        -   0.24           -    0.022

    Total Telfer
    Province -                      82     0.70   0.23         1.8     0.19
    Gold and
    Copper       Subtotal

    Lihir #      Inferred          130     2.10      -        8.40        -

    Gosowong *   Inferred         0.49      7.6      -        0.12        -

    Bonikro *    Inferred          8.9      1.3      -        0.37        -

    Namosi JV                      260     0.10   0.38        0.82      1.0
    (69.94%)     Inferred

    Marsden      Inferred           35    0.076   0.17       0.084     0.06

    MMJV -
    Hidden
    Valley                         3.1      1.2      -        0.12        -
    Operations
    (50%)        Inferred

    MMJV - Wafi
    / Golpu /                      130     0.70   0.64         2.8     0.80
    Nambonga
    (50%)        Inferred

    Total Other
    Provinces -                    560     0.70   0.33          13      1.9
    Gold and
    Copper       Subtotal

    Newcrest -
    Gold and                     1,300     0.51   0.24          22      3.2
    Copper       Total

                        Silver Resources
    Dec-13 Mineral      (# = material       Dry     Silver  Insitu Silver
    Resources           change at a       Tonnes    Grade     (million
                        material mining  (million) (g/t Ag)    ounces)
                        project)

    Cadia Valley                              0.35     0.73        0.0083
    Operations          Measured

                        Indicated            2,600     0.60            51

                        Total                2,600     0.60            51

    Gosowong *          Measured                 -        -             -

                        Indicated              3.7       21           2.5

                        Total                  3.7       21           2.5

    MMJV - Hidden
    Valley / Hamata /                         0.83       23          0.62
    Kaveroi (50%)       Measured

                        Indicated               55       27            47

                        Total                   55       27            48

    MMJV - Wafi / Golpu                          -        -             -
    / Nambonga (50%)    Measured

                        Indicated              460      1.4            21

                        Total                  460      1.4            21

    Newcrest Silver     Measured              1.20       17          0.63

                        Indicated            3,100      1.2           120

                        Total                3,100      1.2           120

                        Silver Resources
    Dec-13 Mineral      (# = material       Dry     Silver  Insitu Silver
    Resources           change at a       Tonnes    Grade     (million
                        material mining  (million) (g/t Ag)    ounces)
                        project)

    Cadia Valley        Inferred               410     0.40           5.2
    Operations

    Gosowong *          Inferred              0.49       14          0.22

    MMJV - Hidden       Inferred
    Valley / Hamata /                          3.1       26           2.6
    Kaveroi (50%)

    MMJV - Wafi / Golpu Inferred               110      1.2           4.1
    / Nambonga (50%)

    Newcrest Silver     Total                  520     0.73            12

    Note: Data is reported to two significant figures to reflect
          appropriate precision in the estimate and this may cause some
          apparent discrepancies in totals.

       *  The figures shown represent 100% of the Mineral Resource.
          Gosowong (inclusive of Toguraci and Kencana) is owned and
          operated by PT Nusa Halmahera Minerals, an incorporated joint
          venture company (Newcrest, 75%).  Bonikro is inclusive of mining
          and exploration interests in Côte d'Ivoire held by LGL Mines CI
          SA (Newcrest, 89.9%), LGL Exploration CI SA (Newcrest, 100%) and
          LGL Resources CI SA (Newcrest, 99.89%).

          Figures Shown for MMJV relate to projects owned by the Morobe
          Mining unincorporated joint ventures between subsidiaries of
          Newcrest and Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited (Newcrest,
          50%).  Newcrest has a 69.94% share of the Namosi unincorporated
          joint venture.


                 Polymetallic
                  Resources                                   Insitu
        Dec-13       (# =        Dry    Tungsten Zinc  Lead  Tungsten  Insitu   Insitu
       Mineral     material    Tonnes   Trioxide Grade Grade Trioxide   Zinc     Lead
      Resources  change at a  (million)  Grade    (%    (%   (million (million (million
                   material             (% WO3)   Zn)   Pb)  tonnes)  tonnes)  tonnes)
                    mining
                   project)

    O'Callaghans Measured             -        -     -     -        -        -        -

                 Indicated           69     0.34  0.55  0.27     0.24     0.38     0.18

                 Total               69     0.34  0.55  0.27     0.24     0.38     0.18

    Newcrest     Measured             -        -     -     -        -        -        -
    Polymetallic

                 Indicated           69     0.34  0.55  0.27     0.24     0.38     0.18

                 Total               69     0.34  0.55  0.27     0.24     0.38     0.18

                          Polymetallic
                          Resources                                    Insitu
                          (# =            Dry    Tungsten Zinc  Lead  Tungsten  Insitu   Insitu
         Dec-13 Mineral   material      Tonnes   Trioxide Grade Grade Trioxide   Zinc     Lead
            Resources     change at a  (million)  Grade    (%    (%   (million (million (million
                          material               (% WO3)   Zn)   Pb)  tonnes)  tonnes)  tonnes)
                          mining
                          project)

    O'Callaghans          Inferred           9.0     0.25  0.15 0.073    0.023    0.013   0.0066

    Newcrest Polymetallic Total              9.0     0.25  0.15 0.073    0.023    0.013   0.0066

    Note: Data is reported to two significant figures to reflect
          appropriate precision in the estimate and this may cause some
          apparent discrepancies in totals.

       *  The figures shown represent 100% of the Mineral Resource.
          Gosowong (inclusive of Toguraci and Kencana) is owned and
          operated by PT Nusa Halmahera Minerals, an incorporated joint
          venture company (Newcrest, 75%).  Bonikro is inclusive of mining
          and exploration interests in Côte d'Ivoire held by LGL Mines CI
          SA (Newcrest, 89.9%), LGL Exploration CI SA (Newcrest, 100%) and
          LGL Resources CI SA (Newcrest, 99.89%).

          Figures Shown for MMJV relate to projects owned by the Morobe
          Mining unincorporated joint ventures between subsidiaries of
          Newcrest and Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited (Newcrest,
          50%).  Newcrest has a 69.94% share of the Namosi unincorporated
          joint venture.

Ore Reserves and Mineral Resources Reporting Requirements

As an Australian company with securities listed on the Australian
Securities Exchange (“ASX”), Newcrest is subject to Australian
disclosure requirements and standards, including the requirements of
the Corporations Act and the ASX listing rules. Investors should note
that it is a requirement of the ASX listing rules that the reporting of
Ore Reserves and Mineral Resources in Australia comply with the 2012
Edition of the Australasian Code for Reporting of Exploration Results,
Mineral Resources and Ore Reserves (the “JORC Code”) and that
Newcrest’s Ore Reserve and Mineral Resource estimates comply with the
JORC Code. Newcrest ceased its listing on the Toronto Stock Exchange
(“TSX”) on 4 September 2013, but will remain subject to certain
Canadian disclosure requirements and standards until it ceases to be an
Ontario Securities Commission registrant. Prior to that, Newcrest will
continue, in accordance with the requirements of National Instrument
43-101 – Standards of Disclosure for Mineral Projects of the Canadian
Securities Administrators, to report its Ore Reserves and Mineral
Resources estimates in compliance with the JORC Code, along with a
reconciliation to the material differences between the JORC Code and
the applicable definitions adopted by the Canadian Institute of Mining,
Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM Definition Standards). In relation to the
December 2013 Resources and Reserves Statement, the reconciliation is
set out in Newcrest’s Canadian News Release dated 14 February 2014, and
is available at www.sedar.com and at Newcrest’s website
www.newcrest.com.au. Except as otherwise noted in that document, there
are no material differences between the definitions of Measured,
Indicated and Inferred Mineral Resources, and Proven and Probable
Reserves, under the CIM Definition Standards and the equivalent or
corresponding definitions in the JORC Code.

Qualified Person

The information in this release that relates to Mineral Resources, Ore
Reserves, Exploration Results and other scientific and technical
information is based on information compiled by or under the direction
of Colin Moorhead, EGM Minerals for Newcrest Mining Limited, who is a
Fellow of The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy and a
full-time employee of Newcrest Mining Limited. Mr Moorhead has
sufficient experience which is relevant to the styles of mineralisation
and types of deposits under consideration, and to the activity which he
is undertaking, to qualify as a Competent Person as defined in the JORC
Code and a Qualified Person within the meaning of NI 43-101. Mr
Moorhead consents to and has approved the inclusion in this release of
the matters based on this information in the form and context in which
it appears, including sampling, analytical and test data underlying the
results The Mineral Resource and Ore Reserve Explanatory Notes 2013
containing more detailed information on the methods and parameters used
to estimate Mineral Resources and Ore Reserves are presented on the
Newcrest website at www.newcrest.com.au.

SOURCE Newcrest Mining Limited


Source: PR Newswire



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