CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Dec. 14, 2016) - Canadian Natural Resources Limited (TSX:CNQ)(NYSE:CNQ) ("Canadian Natural" or the "Company") will release its 2017 budget details on Thursday, December 15, 2016. The news release will provide forward looking information on the Company's 2017 operating year.

A conference call and webcast that will include presentation slides (slides will be available on the Company's website 15 minutes prior to the call) will be held at 9:00 a.m. Mountain Time (11:00 a.m. Eastern Time) on Thursday, December 15, 2016. The North America toll-free conference call number is 1-866-521-4909 and the outside North America conference call number is 001-647-427-2311.

Canadian Natural is a senior oil and natural gas production company, with continuing operations in its core areas located in Western Canada, the U.K. portion of the North Sea and Offshore Africa.

Certain information regarding the Company contained herein may constitute forward-looking statements under applicable securities laws. Such statements are subject to known or unknown risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated or implied in the forward-looking statements. Refer to our website for complete forward-looking statements www.cnrl.com

Contact Information:

Steve W. Laut
President

Corey B. Bieber
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice-President, Finance

Mark A. Stainthorpe
Director, Treasury and Investor Relations

Canadian Natural Resources Limited
2100, 855 - 2nd Street S.W.
Calgary, Alberta, T2P 4J8 Canada
Phone: (403) 514-7777
(403) 514-7888 (FAX)
ir@cnrl.com
www.cnrl.com