August 10, 2011 at 16:12 PM EDT
ClubLink Enterprises Limited Announces Second Quarter 2011 Results and Eligible Dividend

KING CITY, ONTARIO -- (Marketwire) -- 08/10/11 -- ClubLink Enterprises Limited (TSX: CLK) -

Consolidated Financial Highlights


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                                    Three months ended   Six months ended
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(in thousands of dollars except per  June 30,  June 30,  June 30,  June 30,
 share amounts)                          2011  2010 (a)      2011  2010 (a)
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Operating revenue                      61,285    57,321    81,479    73,489
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Net operating income (1)               13,179    14,592    14,884    15,699
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Net membership fee income (1)           3,395     3,287     6,992     6,796
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EBITDA(1)                              16,574    17,879    21,876    22,495
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Net earnings (loss)                     4,193     2,581     1,133    (2,102)
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Basic and diluted earnings (loss)
 per share                               0.15      0.10      0.04     (0.07)
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Cash flow from operations(1)           11,001    11,648     9,071     7,534
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Basic and diluted cash flow from
 operations per share(1)                 0.40      0.42      0.33      0.27
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Weighted average shares outstanding
 (000's)                                                   27,906    28,042
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(a) Amounts have been restated in accordance with International Financial
Reporting Standards adopted as of January 1, 2011.

Operating Data


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                                      June 30,  June 30,  June 30, June 30,
                                          2011      2010      2011      2010
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ClubLink One Membership More Golf
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Championship rounds - Canada           371,000   383,000   373,000   386,000
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18-hole equivalent championship golf
 courses - Canada                         41.5      40.5      41.5      40.5
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Championship rounds - US                49,000     4,000   107,000     5,000
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18-hole equivalent championship golf
 courses - US                              9.0       1.0       9.0       1.0
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White Pass & Yukon Route
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Rail passengers                        138,000   139,000   138,000   139,000
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Port passengers from cruise ships      251,000   261,000   251,000   261,000
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Second Quarter 2011 Consolidated Operating Highlights

Consolidated operating revenue increased 6.9% to $61,285,000 for the three month period ending June 30, 2011 from $57,321,000 in 2010, primarily due to operating revenue from the Florida golf courses and Glendale which have been acquired since June 30, 2010.

Operating costs increased 11.7% to $40,462,000 for the three month period ending June 30, 2011 from $36,230,000 in 2010, primarily due to operating costs from the Florida golf courses and Glendale which have been acquired since June 30, 2010.

Net operating income decreased 9.7% to $13,179,000 for the three month period ending June 30, 2011 from $14,592,000 in 2010 primarily due to the second quarter being the off season for the Florida golf courses, resulting in an operating loss for these operations. A stronger Canadian dollar in 2011 as compared to 2010 has also resulted in a decline in the Canadian dollar equivalent of the rail, tourism and port net operating income.

Net membership fee income increased 3.3% to $3,395,000 for the three month period ending June 30, 2011 from $3,287,000 in 2010.

Consolidated EBITDA decreased 7.3% to $16,574,000 for the three month period ending June 30, 2011 from $17,879,000 in 2010 primarily due to the decline in net operating income.

Interest, net decreased 4.8% to $5,229,000 for the three month period ending June 30, 2011 from $5,491,000 in 2010 primarily due to a 4.1% decrease in borrowings and other financial liabilities from June 30, 2010.

Other income was $1,906,000 for the three month period ending June 30, 2011 compared to an expense of $838,000 for 2010 primarily due to the recognition of $1,606,000 in prior year property tax refunds for Ontario golf clubs during the second quarter of 2011.

Net earnings increased to $4,193,000 for the three month period ending June 30, 2011 from $2,581,000 in 2010 primarily due to the $1,606,000 recognized in prior year property tax refunds for Ontario golf clubs.

Earnings per share increased 50.0% to $0.15 per share for the three month period ending June 30, 2011 from $0.10 per share in 2010 primarily due to the recognition of $1,606,000 in prior year property tax refunds for Ontario golf clubs.

Eligible Dividend

Today, ClubLink Enterprises Limited ("ClubLink") announced an eligible dividend of 7.5 cents per share to be paid on September 15, 2011 to shareholders of record as at September 1, 2011.

Normal Course Issuer Bid

The Company has been approved by the Toronto Stock Exchange for a normal course issuer bid to purchase up to 1,395,000 of its common shares which will expire on September 19, 2011. As at August 10, 2011 the Company has repurchased for cancellation 168,800 common shares for a total purchase price of $1,168,000 or $6.92 per common share, including commissions.

Corporate Development

On April 21, 2011, ClubLink acquired Woodlands Country Club in Tamarac, Florida, for approximately US $5,000,000. Woodlands Country Club, 20 kilometres (12 miles) northwest of downtown Fort Lauderdale, was founded in 1969. The full service country club features a striking and recently renovated clubhouse overlooking two 18-hole championship golf courses designed by Robert Van Hagge and Bruce Devlin, a practice facility, swimming pool and tennis courts.

Corporate Profile

ClubLink is engaged in golf club and resort operations under the trade name, "ClubLink One Membership More Golf." ClubLink is Canada's largest owner and operator of golf clubs with 50.5 18-hole equivalent championship and six 18-hole equivalent academy courses at 42 locations, primarily in Ontario, Quebec and Florida.

ClubLink is also engaged in rail, tourism and port operations based in Skagway, Alaska, which operates under the trade name "White Pass & Yukon Route." The railway stretches approximately 177 kilometres (110 miles) from Skagway, Alaska, through British Columbia to Whitehorse, Yukon. In addition, ClubLink operates three docks primarily for cruise ships.

(1) Net operating income, net membership fee income, EBITDA, cash flow from operations and basic and diluted cash flow from operations per share are not recognized performance measures under International Financial Reporting Standards ("IFRS"). EBITDA is defined as earnings before taxes, interest, depreciation, amortization, and other items. Management believes that in addition to net earnings, these measures are useful supplemental information to provide investors with an indication of the Company's performance. Investors should be cautioned, however, that these measures should not be construed as an alternative to net earnings determined in accordance with IFRS as an indicator of the Company's performance. ClubLink's method of calculating these measures is consistent from year to year, but may be different than those used by other companies (See "Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations").

Management's discussion and analysis, financial statements and other disclosure information relating to the Company is available through SEDAR and at www.sedar.com and on the Company website at www.clublinkenterprises.ca.

Contacts:
ClubLink Enterprises Limited
Mr. Robert Visentin
Chief Financial Officer
905-841-5360
905-841-1134 (FAX)
rvisentin@clublink.ca

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