Billabong™ font family


Designed by Russell Bean
When I found some old signage reference in the attic Billabong emerged as a natural for my first Opentype project. A suite of ornaments and underlines complements the quirky design. It means 'watering-hole' in Australian aboriginal languages.

Billabong™

Billabong
world-map Std map

Std / OT CFF

supports at least

21 languages.















Technical details
OpenType outline flavour:
CFF - PostScript-Outlines
Technical font names:
File name: Billabong Readme4.pdf, Billabong.otf
Windows menu name: Billabong
PostScript name: Billabong
PostScript full name: Billabong
Catalog number:
167366958
Characters:
282
€ 28.99
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Features

Standard Ligatures

Tag: liga

Function: Replaces a sequence of glyphs with a single glyph which is preferred for typographic purposes. This feature covers the ligatures which the designer/manufacturer judges should be used in normal conditions. The glyph for ffl replaces the sequence of glyphs f f l.

Discretionary Ligatures

Tag: dlig

Function: Replaces a sequence of glyphs with a single glyph which is preferred for typographic purposes. This feature covers those ligatures which may be used for special effect, at the user's preference. The glyph for ct replaces the sequence of glyphs c t, or U+322E (Kanji ligature for "Friday") replaces the sequence U+91D1 U+66DC U+65E5.