SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION WASHINGTON, DC 20549 FORM 6-K REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER PURSUANT TO RULE 13A-16 OR 15D-16 OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934 FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER, 2005 COMMISSION FILE NUMBER 0-50657 SEABRIDGE GOLD INC. (Exact name of Registrant as specified in its Charter) 172 KING STREET EAST, 3RD FLOOR, TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA M5A 1J3 (Address of principal executive offices) Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover Form 20-F or Form 40-F. Form 20-F |X| Form 40-F |_| Indicate by check mark if the registrant is submitting the Form 6-K in paper as permitted by Regulation S-T Rule 101(b)(1): |_| NOTE: Regulation S-T Rule 101(b)(1) only permits the submission in paper of a Form 6-K if submitted solely to provide an attached annual report to security holders. Indicate by check mark if the registrant is submitting the Form 6-K in paper as permitted by Regulation S-T Rule 101(b)(7): |_| NOTE: Regulation S-T Rule 101(b)(7) only permits the submission in paper of a Form 6-K if submitted to furnish a report or other document that the registrant foreign private issuer must furnish and make public under the laws of the jurisdiction in which the registrant is incorporated, domiciled or legally organized (the registrant's "home country"), or under the rules of the home country exchange on which the registrant's securities are traded, as long as the report or other document is not a press release, is not required to be and has not been distributed to the registrant's security holders, and, if discussing a material event, has already been the subject of a Form 6-K submission or other Commission filing on EDGAR. Indicate by check mark whether by furnishing the information contained in this Form, the registrant is also thereby furnishing the information to the Commission pursuant to Rule 12g3-2(b) under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Yes |_| No |X| If "Yes" is marked, indicate below the file number assigned to the registrant in connection with Rule 12g3-2(b): ================================================================================ SIGNATURES Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized. Seabridge Gold Inc. (Registrant) Seabridge Gold Inc. (Registrant) Date: October 18, 2005 By: /s/ Rudi Fronk ------------------------------- Name: Rudi Fronk Title: President and C.E.O ================================================================================ EXHIBITS Exhibit 99 ---------- Press release issued October 11, 2005 in which the Registrant announced that it has closed its previously announced private placement (see news release dated September 27, 2005) consisting of 1.0 million common shares at $5.00 per share for proceeds of $5,000,000. The price reflected a 4.8% discount from the closing price on September 26, 2005. Proceeds from this financing will be used to fund an expanded exploration program at two of its Nevada exploration projects and general working capital requirements.