Gurindji Kriol has a mostly temporal system which is derived from Kriol. The only tense auxiliary is bin (PST). Future time is expressed by the potential mood auxiliary garra. Present time is not overtly expressed. Time auxiliaries precede the verb as either free morphemes or clitics attached to subject pronouns.
Aspect marking in the form of the continuative -karra, -batkarra (TR) or in (INTR) is found suffixed to the verb.