Bendigo Advice Centre

Award-winning advice near you
Award-winning advice near you

The VicSuper Bendigo Advice Centre has been providing superannuation and retirement advice, and helping people make better decisions with their superannuation for over 10 years.

VicSuper has a unique, strong and active regional presence in Victoria. We think this sets us apart as we're one of the only super funds to have a dedicated team living and working in the communities of regional Victoria.
The VicSuper Bendigo Advice Centre has been providing superannuation and retirement advice, and helping people make better decisions with their superannuation for over 10 years.

VicSuper has a unique, strong and active regional presence in Victoria. We think this sets us apart as we're one of the only super funds to have a dedicated team living and working in the communities of regional Victoria.
  • About
    About

    At the Bendigo Advice Centre we enjoy providing expert superannuation advice to the local community. Our advice is available to members and non-members alike. We specialise in strategies for those over 56, in particular pre-retirees wanting to increase their eventual retirement income and retirees who want to know what choices they have when they do retire.

    We are also able to provide advice on VicSuper investment options, insurance and discuss a limited range of estate planning options.

    Serviced offices:

    We also provide limited services and run regular seminars and events through our serviced offices in:

    • Mildura
    • Shepparton
    • Wangaratta
    • Wodonga
    At the Bendigo Advice Centre we enjoy providing expert superannuation advice to the local community. We're one of the only super funds to have a dedicated team living and working in the communities of regional Victoria. Our advice is available to members and non-members alike. We specialise in strategies for those over 56, in particular pre-retirees wanting to increase their eventual retirement income and retirees who want to know what choices they have when they do retire.

    We are also able to provide advice on VicSuper investment options, insurance and discuss a limited range of estate planning options.

    Serviced offices:

    We also provide limited services and run regular seminars and events through our serviced offices in:

    • Mildura
    • Shepparton
    • Wangaratta
    • Wodonga
  • Contact details
    Contact details

    Phone: 03 5438 1950

    Email: bendigo@vicsuper.com.au

    Address:

    48 Pall Mall
    Bendigo Victoria 3550

    Phone: 03 5438 1950
    Email: bendigo@vicsuper.com.au
    Address:
    48 Pall Mall
    Bendigo Victoria 3550

Upcoming local events and seminars

Date Event Name Location
25 Nov 2019 Getting Retirement Ready Wangaratta Register
27 Nov 2019 Women and Super Bendigo Register

Meet the team

  • Toni Bendigo Advice Centre

    Toni Brandie

    Receptionist / Administrator


    Toni has been with VicSuper for over four years. Toni is the first face many of our clients see and enjoys the interaction with members. She also likes supporting the advisors in providing advice to our members.

    Toni likes spending time with her family, enjoys the theatre and keeping fit.
    Toni has been with VicSuper for over four years. Toni is the first face many of our clients see and enjoys the interaction with members. She also likes supporting the advisors in providing advice to our members.

    Toni likes spending time with her family, enjoys the theatre and keeping fit.
  • Stephen Brown

    Stephen Brown

    Paraplanner Diploma of Financial Planning, Bachelor of Economics, Bachelor of Science (Forestry), Master of Arts (Defence Studies)
    Stephen has been with VicSuper for four years and in the industry for 6 years. Before joining VicSuper, Stephen was in the tax accountancy sector for a number of years.

    As a paraplanner, Stephen aims to assist the financial planners in providing clients with simple and clear plans for their financial wellbeing. Stephen has qualifications in Economics, Science, Defence Studies and Financial Planning.

    Outside of work, Stephen has an keen interest in Military History, the occasional round of golf and enjoys getting outdoors.
    Stephen has been with VicSuper for four years and in the industry for 6 years. Before joining VicSuper, Stephen was in the tax accountancy sector for a number of years.

    As a paraplanner, Stephen aims to assist the financial planners in providing clients with simple and clear plans for their financial wellbeing. Stephen has qualifications in Economics, Science, Defence Studies and Financial Planning.

    Outside of work, Stephen has an keen interest in Military History, the occasional round of golf and enjoys getting outdoors.
  • Darren Layton

    Darren Layton

    Regional Manager - Northern CFP® Diploma of Financial Planning, Diploma of Superannuation Management, Bachelor of Applied Science, GradDip of Applied Finance & Investments
    Darren is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® practitioner and a member of the Financial Planning Association. Darren has over 25 years’ experience in the financial services industry. He is involved in the local FPA Chapter and a volunteer at the Strathfieldsaye CFA.
    Darren is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® practitioner and a member of the Financial Planning Association.

    Darren has over 25 years’ experience in the financial services industry.

    He is involved in the local FPA Chapter and a volunteer at the Strathfieldsaye CFA.
  • Adam Middlemis

    Adam Middlemis

    Senior Financial Planner CFP® Certification Program, Master of Financial Planning, Life Risk Specialist

    Adam is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® practitioner with more than nine years' experience in the financial services industry. Adam has over 10 years experience in the financial planning industry and enjoys assisting members work towards their retirement goals. In his spare time Adam’s enjoys spending time outside with his family riding bikes, gardening or going to the lake.
    Adam is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® practitioner with more than nine years' experience in the financial services industry. Adam has over 10 years experience in the financial planning industry and enjoys assisting members work towards their retirement goals. In his spare time Adam’s enjoys spending time outside with his family riding bikes, gardening or going to the lake.
  • Phillip Monaghan

    Phillip Monaghan

    Team Leader / Senior Financial Planner Diploma of Financial Services (Financial Planning)


    Phillip has specialized in retirement and Centrelink advice in the last five years and has been with VicSuper for over 12 years. Phillip is currently completing the Advanced Diploma of Financial Services (Financial Planning).

    With a focus on helping members in the education sector and many other government departments, he is primarily based in the Shepparton, Benalla, Mansfield, Alexandra and Seymour areas. Phillip also meets with non-members who want to learn more about retirement options and the value of our advice service.
    Phillip has specialized in retirement and Centrelink advice in the last five years and has been with VicSuper for over 12 years. Phillip is currently completing the Advanced Diploma of Financial Services (Financial Planning).

    With a focus on helping members in the education sector and many other government departments, he is primarily based in the Shepparton, Benalla, Mansfield, Alexandra and Seymour areas. Phillip also meets with non-members who want to learn more about retirement options and the value of our advice service.
  • Marty Southcombe

    Marty Southcombe

    Key Account Manager Bachelor of Business, Advanced Diploma of Financial Services (Financial Planning), Diploma of Financial Services (Financial Planning)
    Marty has four years' experience in the financial services industry. Marty’s key role involves supporting our workplaces who employ VicSuper members with their superannuation needs. Support activities provided can range from visiting a workplace to answering Superannuation questions to running workshops on different financial planning topics for staff.

    Marty’s also a qualified Financial Planner and assists those new employers who wish to use VicSuper as their default superannuation fund.

    Outside of work, Marty’s an avid sports fan who enjoys spending time with his family and friends.

    Marty has four years' experience in the financial services industry. Marty’s key role involves supporting our workplaces who employ VicSuper members with their superannuation needs. Support activities provided can range from visiting a workplace to answering Superannuation questions to running workshops on different financial planning topics for staff.

    Marty’s also a qualified Financial Planner and assists those new employers who wish to use VicSuper as their default superannuation fund.

    Outside of work, Marty’s an avid sports fan who enjoys spending time with his family and friends.
  • Michael Zealley

    Michael Zealley

    Senior Financial Planner CFP® Certification Program, Advanced Diploma of Financial Services (Financial Planning), Diploma Financial Planning, Bachelor of Applied Science
    Michael is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® practitioner and a member of the Financial Planning Association. He has more than 18 years' experience in financial services.
    Michael is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® practitioner and a member of the Financial Planning Association. He has more than 18 years' experience in financial services.

    Michael has ten years’ experience in the financial services industry and enjoys educating clients and helping them make informed decisions.

    With a focus on helping members in the education sector and many other government departments, he is primarily based in the Shepparton, Benalla, Mansfield, Alexandra and Seymour areas.

    Aside from work, Michael likes keeping fit and adventuring in the great outdoors and loves spending time with his family.
  • Supporting our community
    Supporting our community

    We're proud to be partnering with the Bendigo Investors Awards to support the Environmental Sustainability Award Category. VicSuper have long been focused on environmental, social and economic impacts of operating a business and doing so in a responsible way.

    Bendigo investors awards
    We're proud to be partnering with the Bendigo Investors Awards to support the Environmental Sustainability Award Category. VicSuper have long been focused on environmental, social and economic impacts of operating a business and doing so in a responsible way.