Hillcrest Commences Drilling On Brown # 1 Well.

VANCOUVER, B.C. February 24, 2014 - Hillcrest Resources Ltd. (the "Company" or Hillcrest") (TSX.V : HRH) is pleased to announce that drilling has started on the Brown #1 well in Newton County Texas. The well, previously permitted as the Donner #3, is located approximately 2500 feet to the west of the recently drilled Donner #4 well. The Brown #1 well is expect to take approximately 10 days to reach casing point or a total depth of 7500 feet. Hillcrest has a 100% working interest in the Brown #1 well.

As previously announced, completion work is currently underway for the purpose of producing hydrocarbons on the Donner #4 well. The Company will advise once the completion is done.

For more information on Hillcrest Resources Ltd, contact Donald Currie toll free at 1-866-609-0006 or visit the Company's website at www.hillcrestresources.com

On behalf of the Board of Directors

Donald Currie

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Director


Cautionary Statement Regarding "Forward-Looking" Information

Some of the statements contained in this press release are forward-looking statements and information within the meaning of applicable securities laws. Forward-looking statements and information can be identified by the use of words such as "expects", "intends", "is expected", "potential", "suggests" or variations of such words or phrases, or statements that certain actions, events or results "may", "could", "should", "would", "might" or "will" be taken, occur or be achieved. Forward-looking statements and information are not historical facts and are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties beyond the Company's control. Actual results and developments are likely to differ, and may differ materially, from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements contained in this news release. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. The Company undertakes no obligation to update publicly or otherwise revise any forward-looking statements, except as may be required by law.

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulations Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.


Release ID: 34160