Vancouver, B.C.: Southern Arc Minerals Inc. (“Southern Arc” or the “Company”) (TSX Venture: SA) is pleased to announce that, on March 7, 2010, the Company will host a corporate presentation coinciding with the start of the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) international mining conference, to be held in Toronto, Canada.

The afternoon and evening sessions will be held at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel. Presentations by officers and directors of the Company will provide both an overview of Company activities and a series of technical tutorials. The full program for the investor session will be developed based on results from a survey, linked below. This survey should not take more than 2-3 minutes to complete.

Investors are invited to participate in this survey by clicking on either of: or

To enable the Company to develop and deliver the best possible program, the survey form must be completed and submitted before the start of business on Monday, January 18.

More details on timing and specific program will be made available in the coming weeks on the Company website at:

On behalf of the Board of

Southern Arc Minerals Inc.

“John Proust”

President and CEO

Southern Arc Minerals Inc.

Suite 1500, Box 1078, 885 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC V6C 3E8 Canada

Telephone: (604) 676-5241  Fax: (604) 676-5246

The TSX Venture Exchange has in no way passed upon the merits of the proposed transaction and has neither approved nor disapproved of the contents of this press release. Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as such term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Head Office
Southern Arc Minerals Inc.
Suite 650
669 Howe St
Vancouver, BC Canada V6C 0B4
Telephone: +1-778-725-1490
Fax: +1-604-428-1124


Investor Relations
John Proust,
Chairman & CEO
Telephone: +1-778-725-1482