Who We Are

At Orange, Bathurst and Dubbo Financial Planning, we believe in focusing on every aspect of your life as each area can affect another. It’s important to understand your – goals, concerns, interests and current/future situation. Tyron, Kim and Rose have more than 30 years’ experience combined in the banking and Financial Planning industry specialising in budgeting, investments, personal insurances, taxation strategies, superannuation, retirement planning, age care, SMSF and business insurances.

We are not aligned with any particular superfund or insurer. This is a huge advantage for us as we can provide our clients with the best options for their personal situation. We service Central West NSW with offices located in Bathurst, Orange and Dubbo.

Tyron Mitchell


Financial Planner

JP, Grad.Degree. FP, SMSF, ML

Registered Tax (Financial) Advisor – No: 25651994 

Accredited aged care professional and registered tax practitioner

“The most satisfying part of my job is putting my clients in a better position, and also seeing how relieved many of them feel once they’ve sorted out their financial concerns,” says Tyron.


“It’s a rewarding feeling that you can make such an impact on people’s lives and establish a new, close relationship from just doing your job.”

About Tyron

With a background in home lending, financial planning and the full scope of banking products, Tyron Mitchell has a wide range of experience and more than 10 years’ in the industry.

Prior to the banking and planning world, Tyron was in real estate for 13 years as an agent and acting principal in the Hawkesbury and Orange markets.

Tyron has a Graduate Degree of Financial Planning and has also studied Margin Lending, Self-Managed Super Funds and is Aged Care accredited. He is a Registered Tax (Financial) Adviser and a Justice of the Peace.

Tyron is very much a family-oriented person and enjoys spending time with his wife of more than 20 years, two adult children, two cats, and a dog. Tyron also enjoys the outstanding food and wine in the region.

Tyron knows that it doesn’t take much to lose everything you love and have worked hard for. His goal is to make sure you can sleep easy every night knowing you’re in the best possible position you can be and you can thrive as an individual or family no matter what your circumstances.

“After going through major health issues within my family circle, I ask all my clients the same starting question – what is important about money to you? Is it for your lifestyle, wealth, protection or income?”

Kim Bryant

Financial Planner

SMSF, Grad Dip FP, Master FP, Assoc FPA

Registered Tax (Financial) Advisor – No: 26144937

Accredited aged care professional and registered tax practitioner

Kim has joined our team in August 2022, and has been in the industry for 20 years with a Masters in Financial Planning, FASEA compliant, and Associated member of the Financial Planning Association.

Prior to joining Orange Financial Planning she spent 10 years with State Super (Aware) providing retirement planning advise to Government employee’s.  Kim has lived in Orange for 12 years, after moving from Cowra where she was employed in the banking industry as a financial planner and run her own AMP business.

Kim’s goal is to help clients build a solid foundation and prepare her clients for a healthy & wealthy future.

“I love helping clients and putting them in a better position now and in the future”.  “ I believe in educating my clients, and discussing scenario’s in plain English, so the client has a good understanding of their position and future goals to meet the outcome they want to achieve”.

Kim can provide advise in retirement planning, aged care, business insurance, personal insurance, SMSF, managed investments, tax minimisation, and optimizing your super.

Rose Hodgins

Business implementation Manager

Dip FP

Rose is a true local being born and raised in Orange. Rose has been in the Finance industry for 7+ years. Rose has previous experience being in a financial planning firm and more recently was a Home Loan Broker with a major bank. Rose is currently working towards graduate degree in Financial Planning and has completed her cert 3 in Administration as well as a Diploma & Advance Diploma in Financial Planning.

Rose has a fur-baby called Pip and loves to be on the lounge doing one of her many hobbies such as cross-stitching or reading.

Rose is responsible for client communication and working with superannuation and insurance companies.​

Melanie Mitchell

Administration Officer

Melanie Mitchell is the friendly front of house face at Orange Financial Planning. Melanie welcomes clients and fields calls at the reception desk as the Administration Officer. She enjoys working alongside the friendly staff at Orange Financial Planning and assisting clients with their day-to-day requests.  

Melanie has been married to Tyron for more than 20 years. Along with raising two amazing kids together, Melanie helped Tyron establish the business. She worked behind the scenes for several years before joining the team full-time in 2023 when they moved to the new office at 58 Hill Street.  

Please come and see me so you can either;

Maintain your current lifestyle.
Build wealth for the future.
Be able to keep your home or assets in hard times.
Financially be able to help support someone to get better.
Retire comfortably.

I look forward to meeting you.