The team returns to Victoria after notching up their first win against the Perth Scorchers on 27 December, and will take a full squad of 15 into their upcoming matches.
The Stars will play the Strikers on Friday at Casey Fields, before taking on the Renegades in the Melbourne Double Header Derby at the MCG on Saturday.
Both matches will be streamed live on cricket.com.au and mamamia.com.au.
Friday 5 January
Melbourne Stars v Adelaide Strikers
Casey Fields, 2.10pm
Saturday 6 January
Melbourne Stars v Melbourne Renegades
Kristen Beams (C)
Mignon du Preez