Guyinbaraay, Gamilaraay D23, Yuwaalaraay D27, Yuwaalayaay D54, Waalaraay D55, Wirraay-Wirraay D28 and Gawambaraay D39 are in a dialectal relationship.
... on the Liverpool Plains around Gunnedah (Austin, William and Wurm 1980:169). On the Namoi (Ridley 1873:259, in Wafer & Lissarrague 2008:220) ... about Gunnedah (Mathews 1903:270 in Wafer & Lissarrague 2008:220) ... a Mooni tribe (Barlow 1873:174 in Wafer & Lissarrague 2008:220. Mooni here is the Moonie River.) Note that the location given by Barlow is quite distant from the locations given in other sources, and is not used for the mapping of this language in this database.
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Speaker numbers were measured differently across the censuses and various other sources listed in AUSTLANG. You are encouraged to refer to the sources.
Speaker numbers for ‘NILS 2004’ and ‘2005 estimate’ come from 'Table F.3: Numbers of speakers of Australian Indigenous languages (various surveys)' in 'Appendix F NILS endangerment and absolute number results' in McConvell, Marmion and McNicol 2005, pages 198-230 (PDF, 2.5MB).