Bobadil Destinys Diamond
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Eric Klaui
The Flying Dutchman QLD
1101 Willowvale Road
Warwick  QLD  4370

Mob: 0448 737 710
Fax: 07 4667 3707

Bobadil Destinys Diamond's story
Bobadil Destinys Diamond & Kurt Hanrahan.
Bobadil Destinys Diamond & Kurt Hanrahan.

Bobadil Destinys Diamond is a well bred stallion whose owners, Kurt Hanrahan and Erica Piggott, just love. He is everything this couple wanted in a horse and is simply a pleasure to own and compete with.

Kurt was looking for a home sire to use with his mares and to compete with at the top end of campdrafting competitions. He was attracted to the Acres Destiny bloodlines. He was impressed with how he was breeding so many like minded horses with type, temperament and ability and when he found a lovely 6 month old colt, bred by Richard and Suzy Kelaher, he knew he was exactly what he was looking for.

Kurt purchased the young colt and 12 months later sent him to Ken May to be broken in. Ken loved the young colt and prepared him to compete at the NCHA Futurity. Following this preparation he competed with him at the various challenges and he continued to impress his connections.

Returning home to Kurt he soon started showing his potential as a campdrafter, but it was with Pete Comiskey in the saddle that he had his first success winning the Open at Bauhinia.

Photo by Mel Bethel. Bobadil Destinys Diamond & Kurt Hanrahan, ACA National Finals 2018
Photo by Mel Bethel. Bobadil Destinys Diamond & Kurt Hanrahan, ACA National Finals 2018

Throughout his career consistency and toughness have been his trademark. Bobadil Destinys Diamond is just a really consistent horse that is always in and around the ribbons and is happily ridden by both Kurt and Erica. When the going gets tough he can be relied on to step up to the tougher cattle and his temperament shows he just loves these challenges.

Bobadil Destinys Diamond’s progeny are also showing these attributes and anyone breeding to him can do so knowing that his progeny are proving to be excellent competition horses, work horses, show horses and just like their sire, lovely horses to own.


Bobadil Destinys Diamond has many achievements, highlights include:


Ridden by Kurt Hanrahan


  • Warwick
    • Canning Downs –  =2nd (87 90 89)
  • Chinchilla Restricted Open – =7th (87 88)
  • Capella Open – 8th (87 88 86)
  • Paradise Lagoons
    • Stallion draft – 5th (88 85)
    • Maiden Novice Rider – 2nd after runoff (91 82)
  • St George Res Open – =3rd (89)
  • Landmark Classic


  • 10th – Warwick Stallion draft
  • 2nd after runoff – Clermont Gold Cup Stallion draft
  • 4th – ACA National Finals Restricted Open
  • 7th – ACA National Finals Open
  • 3rd – Nebo Bushmans Carnival Restricted Open
  • 4th – Paradise Lagoons Graeme Acton Memorial Open
  • =5th – Tambo Restricted Open
  • 9th – Riverina Champion Open Horse
    (only stallion in the Top 10)


  • 3rd – ACA National Finals Open
  • 4th – Chinchilla Restricted Open
  • 2nd – Blue Mountain Restricted Open

Ridden by Erica Piggott


  • 2nd – Mitchell Stallion draft
  • 5th – Tambo Ladies draft
  • 3rd – Tambo Open Challenge
    • 4th in the dry work,
    • 3rd in the wet work
  • 5th – Clermont Ladies draft

Ridden by others


  • 1st – Augathella Ladies draft

Sire: Acres Destiny

ACRES DESTINY has become a household name in the performance horse world, producing champion after champion in a range of disciplines including cutting, campdrafting, challenges & reining.

Bobadil Destiny’s Diamond’s Full pedigree details on the sire side are available on Acres Destiny’s Page.

Maternal Grand Sire: Tassa Lena

AQHA# Aust#Q-33291     |     ASHS: SM-131025

“Tassa Lena is a son of one of the greatest sires of all time – Smart Little Lena. He has the same personality and movement of his sire and passes on an uncanny ability to read cattle to most of his offspring…”
~ Richard Bull

Results include:

  • 1999 NCHA $8000 Non Pro Champion
  • 1999 AQHA Nationals Senior Cutting Champion
  • 1999 NCHA Gold Cup Non Pro Reserve Champion
  • 2005 NCHA Open Non Pro Reserve Champion
  • 2000 Sydney Royal Non Pro Champion

AQHA #: A2-2223
Foaling Date: 06/12/2006
Colour: Black
Height: 14.2HH
DNA Case #: Y
Breeder: Richard & Suzy Kelaher
Current Owner: Kurt Hanrahan

Clicking on the link will lead to the horse’s listing on the Australian Quarter Horse Stud Book register.
* Clicking on the link will lead to the horse’s listing on the Australian Stock Horse Society Stud Book register.
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 Sire: ACRES DESTINY  BOB ACRE DOC  Son of a Doc *
 Sapp Sandy *
 SAN JOSE HICKORY  Docs Hickory *
 San Jose Belle *

Handsdown Electricdiamond


Trained & ridden by Josh Smith

  • Monto Challenge Classic – 5th

Handsdown Rose Diamond


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Video Gallery

Bobadil Destinys Diamond



Chinchilla Grandfather Clock

Paradise Lagoons

ACA National Finals Greenvale

St George

Landmark Classic


  • Warwick Stallion draft Rd 1 (91) – 10th. [View Video]
  • Mitchell Stallion draft with Erica Piggott – 2nd (90). [View Video]
  • Clermont Gold Cup Stallion draft – 2nd. [View Video]
  • ACA National Finals, Burke and Wills.  Restricted Open – 4th (89 88). [View Video]


Handsdown Rose Diamond

Handsdown Electric Diamond


Kurt Hanrahan
Nebo  QLD  4742

Mob: 0427 756 635
Erica: 0429 484 127

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