|Home ground:||Melbourne Cricket Ground|
|Official website:||Official Website|
|2015–16 Melbourne Stars season|
The Melbourne Stars is an Australian Twenty20 cricket team based in Melbourne, Victoria that competes in Australia's Twenty20 competition, the Big Bash League. The Stars wear a green uniform and play their home matches at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, the largest cricket stadium in the world.
Starman is the official mascot of the Melbourne Stars. In BBL|05 the Stars introduced a secondary mascot Sammy the Seagull after a seagull was struck with a cricket ball hit by Adam Voges during a Melbourne Stars and Perth Scorchers match in BBL|04 while the Stars were fielding.
|S/N||Name||Nat.||Date of birth (age)||Batting style||Bowling style||Notes|
|24||Kevin Pietersen||27 June 1980||Right-handed||Right arm off spin||Visa contract|
|21||Robert Quiney||20 August 1982||Left-handed||Right arm medium|
|4||Evan Gulbis||26 March 1986||Right-handed||Right arm fast medium|
|8||David Hussey||15 July 1977||Right-handed||Right arm off spin||Captain|
|6||Luke Wright||7 March 1985||Right-handed||Right arm fast medium||Visa contract|
|5||James Faulkner||29 April 1990||Right-handed||Left arm fast medium||Vice-captain|
|32||Glenn Maxwell||14 October 1988||Right-handed||Right arm off spin|
|16||Marcus Stoinis||16 August 1989||Right-handed||Right arm medium|
|54||Peter Handscomb||26 April 1991||Right-handed||–|
|7||Tom Triffitt||13 November 1990||Right-handed||–|
|2||Sam Harper||10 December 1996||Right-handed||–|
|17||Daniel Worrall||10 July 1991||Right-handed||Right arm fast medium|
|25||Scott Boland||11 April 1989||Right-handed||Right arm fast medium|
|20||Ben Hilfenhaus||15 March 1983||Right-handed||Right arm fast medium|
|11||John Hastings||4 November 1985||Right-handed||Right arm fast medium|
|19||Michael Beer||9 June 1984||Right-handed||Left arm orthodox|
|63||Adam Zampa||31 March 1992||Right-handed||Right-arm leg break|
- Big Bash:
- Jade Dernbach – England (2011)
- Luke Wright – England (2011–2015)
- Lasith Malinga – Sri Lanka (2012–2013)
- Dimitri Mascarenhas – England (2012)
- Mohammad Hafeez – Pakistan (2013)
- Kevin Pietersen – England (2014–17)
- "BBL team names and colours". 6 April 2011. Archived from the original on April 10, 2011. Retrieved 22 April 2011.
- "New Twenty20 Big Bash league to feature teams in pink, orange and purple as tradition is abandoned". Fox Sports (Australia). 6 April 2011. Retrieved 22 April 2011.
- "Stephen Fleming named Melbourne Stars coach". 3 News. 25 February 2015. Retrieved 12 March 2015.