||10,000 (1991 B. Borneman).
||Western Australia, Northern Territory, Kimberley region, Roper River, Katherine areas, Ngukurr; Queensland, Gulf Country, Lower Cape York Peninsula.
||Roper River Kriol (Roper River Pidgin), Bamyili Creole, Barkly Kriol, Fitzroy Valley Kriol, Daly River Kriol. Both Kriol and Torres Strait Creole [tes] are spreading and are nearly overlapping in Queensland.
||Creole, English based, Pacific
||10,000 L2 speakers (1991 SIL). Preschool children may not be bilingual in another language. Some also use English or Aboriginal languages.
||SVO. Pastoralists; hunter-gatherers.