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James Reid Ballentine set the wheels in motion 100 years ago. A century later it has come full circle.

That circle continues to grow as the years go by - in strength, in numbers and in family ties. And it is a secluded piece of land on the shores of Lake Darling that has perpetuated its orbit.


Bordering what is now the Alexandria Golf Club, this peaceful sanctuary was the beginning of a tradition that has kept a family together, despite time and geography.

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