Mulawa Moments

Moments - great and small - that define us and create the wonder, the joy and and passion in our shared experience with the Arabian horse. 

Sydney CDI Success

Mulawa Team Performance is proud to report excellent results from the Sydney CDI! On the final day of competition on Saturday 03 May, Katharine Farrell and her German-import Arabian Warmblood gelding LUXOR 118 finished a credible 5th place in the Grand Prix Freestyle with a score of 68.225%. The other Mulawa team of MI SIRTAINLY SIR & Kristian Akehurst finished atop the leader board in both the first and second rounds of the HHSA - NSW Young Horse Championships in the field of four year olds. Congratulations to both Katharine & Kristian on these important achievements!

Royal Easter Show Success

Congratulations to the Mulawa-bred winners at the Sydney Royal Easter Show: ASTOR | Champion Arabian Gelding & Ridden Arabian Gelding & FIRE ALERT | Champion Arabian Stallion. Well done to both Andrew & Lehann on your success with these Mulawa-bred champions. Thank you for carrying the Mulawa banner high!


Mulawa wishes to congratulate KLASSICAL DREAM MI on her unanimous win as 2014 Australian National Champion Mare! Congratulations to her proud owner HRH Prince Khaled bin Sultan bin AbdulAziz Al Saud on her second important win under new ownership. DREAM will make her North American debut with Philippe Hosay for Al Khalediah at the Arabian Breeders World Cup in Las Vegas. Cheer her on as she dazzles the worldwide audience at one of the most important events on the international calendar.

2014 Australian Championships Results

The 2014 Australian National Championships are underway in Sydney! Day 1 returned excellent results for Mulawa-bred and owned horses, including Champion honours for FAMES PHANTOM MI in Arabian Gelding Under Saddle. Eight descendants of the late great MAGNUM FORTY FOUR earned National titles on Thursday. In the gelding competition on Thursday morning, Mulwa-bred horses won all three championships for new owners, including unanimous wins for both KRUSADE MI & ASTOR. Mulawa supersire KLASS achieved a clean sweep with his offspring - all five shown were named Australian Champion. Full brothers MAXIMILLIANO & MAXIMISE MI were named Champion & Reserve Champion Junior Colt, respectively and unprecedentedly.

Equestrian NSW Dressage Awards

Exciting news from the annual Equestrain NSW Awards Ceremony! The highest honour of the night was ABER HALLO 29 winning the award for Dressage Horse of the Year. Along with ABER HALLO's prestigious award, Julie, Katharine & Jane Farrell were honoured as Equestrian NSW Dressage Owners of the Year. With high calibre performance horses such as ABER HALLO 29, LUXOR 118 and FURSTIN FRIENDSHIP competing with Brett on their behalf, Julie, Jane & Katharine have been regulars at Dressage events across the state this past season.

MAXIUM | Scottsdale Champion Working Cow Horse

Inspiring news from Scottsdale! Former Scottsdale halter winner MAXIUM is now achieving success as a performer in the demanding discipline of Working Cow Horse. In his debut with rider April Canavan, MAXIUM achieved scores of 65 & 63 to qualify for and win the Scottsdale Working Cow Horse Hackamore/Snaffle Bit Championship. Now proudly owned by Francisco Rengel of Mexico, MAXIUM has achieved past success as Scottsdale International Reserve Champion Two Year Old Colt with Andrew Sellman. MAXIUM is showing great promise as a working western horse with natural talent and a willing highly trainable attitude. A special thank you to Sandro Pinha and Pam Donnelly for connecting MAXIUM with his new owner and trainer.

KAVALLE MI | Unanimous Scottsdale Winner

More exciting news from Scottsdale! In his North American debut with Andrew Sellman, KAVALLE MI scored a unanimous win - first on all three judges cards - in an excellent class of Three Year Old Colts at the Scottsdale All Arabian Horse Show. At his absolute magnetic best, KAVALLE thrilled the crowd with a dynamic entrance and a perfect stand-up in front of the judging panel. Congratulations to Joanne & Ram Gunabalan on yet another tremendous success at Scottsdale with Mulawa-bred horses! Thank you to Andrew Sellman and the entire Argent Farms Team for believing in KAVALLE and for letting him shine on the world's biggest and most important stage. We will all be cheering for you on Sunday morning in the Scottsdale Senior Stallion Championship!

VALENTINO'S ANGEL MI | Scottsdale Debut

Congratulations to VALENTINO'S ANGEL MI on her North American debut at Scottsdale! Finishing a strong third in the extremely competitive class for Three Year Old Fillies with Andrew Sellman at the lead, ANGEL finished first on Judge Shannon Amstrong's card. A former unanimous Australian National Champion, East Coast Champion & National Stud Show Champion in Australia, ANGEL was awarded the highest score from amongst all the junior filly entries at the All Nations Cup in Aachen, while on her way to earn the title of Bronze Junior Champion Mare. VALENTINO'S ANGEL MI is proudly owned by HRH Prince Abdullah bin Fahad Al Saud of Al Mohamadia Stud - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

IMPRESSA MI | Scottsdale Gold Champion

Exciting news from Scottsdale! On Saturday afternoon, IMPRESSA MI made her debut in the international section of the Scottsdale All Arabian Horse Show, winning her section of the class for Three & Year Old Mares. In the championship as the youngest mare in the competition, IMPRESSA emerged the victor as 2014 Scottsdale International Gold Champion Senior Mare. Congratulations to Joanne & Ram Gunabalan on your continued success with IMPRESSA.

A DREAM Come True | Congratulations HRH Prince Khaled

Mulawa is extremely pleased to announce the sale of KLASSICAL DREAM MI to HRH Prince Khaled bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Held in the highest esteem by the leading breeders, trainers and judges from around the world, KLASSICAL DREAM is universally respected as one of the most beautiful and charismatic Arabian mares in the world. DREAM will have the honour of competing for HRH Prince Khaled at both the upcoming East Coast Championships in February and the Australian National Championships in March. Congratulations to HRH Prince Khaled and the entire team at Al Khalediah and a very warm welcome to the Mulawa community.

KAVALLE MI in North America

Mulawa is pleased to announce the arrival of KAVALLE MI in North America! An undefeated champion in his homeland as unanimous 2012 Australian National Champion Yearling Colt & East Coast Champion Yearling Colt, KAVALLE has amassed a legion of fans from amongst the most accomplished & respected breeders and exhibitors from around the world. Building on the momentum created at home, the decision was made to send KAVALLE to North America to compete on the world's biggest stage amongst the breed elite. KAVALLE will make his international debut at Scottsdale with Andrew Sellman in Three Year Old Stallions. We invite you to Expect Extraordinary - KAVALLE MI will ignite your passion for the Arabian horse anew!!

Happy Holidays from Team Mulawa

Wishing everyone a Very Merry Christmas and a Joyous & Prosperous New Year from the Farrell Family and everyone at Team Mulawa

All Nations Cup Success in Aachen

Exciting news from Aachen! In their All Nations Cup debut, both PRUSSIA MI & VALENTINO’S ANGEL MI, did both owner and breeders incredibly proud. PRUSSIA was awarded the Yearling Colt Silver Champion title, while VALENTINO’S ANGEL earned the Bronze Junior Champion Female. We are incredibly proud of both of these young horses and their success at the most important annual international showcase of Arabian breeding horses at the All Nations Cup. Congratulations to HRH Prince Abdullah bin Fahd Al Saud and Al-Mohamadia Stud!

NSW State Titles Success

Mulawa is happy to report successful results from the New South Wales State Titles Show on Sunday 7th September. With winners in four classes for junior fillies, colts & geldings, Mulawa is pleased to report a clean sweep in the Junior Championships. As a breeder, it is always incredibly rewarding to celebrate the success of the most important foundation families with those individuals recently imported to enhance the program with new blood. Congratulations to all the winners and to Team Mulawa Halter on a great start to the spring show season.

IMPRESSA MI | Canadian National Champion

Congratulations to the Gunabalan & Sloan Families on the continued success of IMPRESSA MI. Just this week in Brandon, Manitoba, IMPRESSA was named Canadian National Champion Two Year Old Filly, scoring first on 4 of the 5 judges' cards. This success at the Canadian Nationals was a first for Mulawa. We are incredibly proud of her achievement thus far in North America and thrilled that she has been a star for her new owners. We wish both the Gunabalan and the Sloan Families the best of luck with IMPRESSA at the United States National Championships in October.

KAVALLE MI Video Online

The video of show ring sensation KAVALLE MI is now online. Unquestionably the most exhilirating and talked about colt of the 2013 show season, KAVALLE has proven indomitable in the show ring as East Coast Champion Yearling Colt in February as well as unanimous Australian Champion Yearling Colt in March. We invite you to enjoy the exceptional video below and on the KAVALLE MI web page, courtesy of the incredible artistic talents of Darryl Larson (videography) and Stuart Vesty (photography).

IMPRESSA MI Wins at Region 10

Great news from Minnesota! IMPRESSA MI , the most successful imported daughter of multi-National Champion and twice Scottsdale Supreme Champion ARIA IMPRESARIO, was recently named Region 10 Champion Two Year Old Filly. A third generation Mulawa-bred female, IMPRESSA is a direct descendant of US import LM MAGICS GIFT, a Pure Polish daughter of US National Champion and legendary sire ALADDINN. All three generations of Mulawa-bred females have earned championship honours for this family, with IMPRESSA's wins in the United States and wins for her dam, MULAWA ALEXA, and granddam, PERCEPTION, in Australia. A heartfelt congratulations to the Gunabalan & Sloan Families on your continued success with IMPRESSA.

AAMAHNI | Australian Champion Cover Model

Australian Champion AAMAHNI graces the most recent cover of the Arabian Horse News, an honour earned for his unprecedented victory in March. Bred, owned and shown by Cameron Bonney, AAMAHNI is a twice Australian Champion Stallion (both Junior & Senior) as well as East Coast Champion. Breeder & owner credit is also due Evelien Bonney, the matriarch of Parkview Arabians. Parkview began nearly 20 years ago with the acquisition of ALIHA BINT NIZR, who was shown to Australian Champion by a very young and enthusiastic Cameron. Congratulations to Cameron, Evelien and AAMAHNI on your much deserved success!

PRUSSIA MI Wins Gold in Menton

Making a big impression in his European debut, PRUSSIA MI conquered the best competition from Europe and the Middle East by winning the title of Gold Champion Yearling Colt at the Mediterranean Championships in Menton, France! This is the third successive championship for the undefeated PRUSSIA, making him the winningest yearling colt internationally in 2013 after winning Gold at both Scottsdale and the World Cup in Las Vegas.

MULAWA ANGELUS Wins Endurance Prize in Thailand

Big news from Thailand, where MULAWA ANGELUS has won the Sultan Mizan Cup for the second successive year back in October! Ridden by female rider Wipawan Pawitayalarp, a native of Thailand, ANGELUS completed the 120 km in just over 7 hours. MULAWA ANGELUS is a 2003 grey gelding sired by superstar athlete & Australian Champion TS AL MALIK and out of the beloved Mulawa Foundation Mare M ANGELIQUE. Congratulations to Wipawan Pawitayalarp and MULAWA ANGELUS on your continued success. We wish you the best of luck on your future endurance endeavours. We are incredibly proud of your achievements!