September 10, 2010

GRANT OF STOCK OPTIONS

Avino Silver & Gold Mines Ltd. (the "Company") announces that it has granted incentive stock options for the purchase of up to 425,000 shares at a price of $1.05 per share exercisable on or before September 10, 2015 to directors, officers, employees and consultants of the Company.

The options are subject to a stock option plan.


ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD

"David Wolfin"
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David Wolfin
President & Chief Executive Officer




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