All-rounder Shane Watson returned to the Australia side in place of Brad Hodge after missing the last three games with a calf strain.
New Zealand selected Mark Gillespie in place of fast bowler Shane Bond, who was ruled out of the match with a stomach complaint on Friday morning.
Pace bowler Michael Mason replaced all-rounder Jacob Oram who has a heel injury.
Australia: Adam Gilchrist (wk), Matthew Hayden, Ricky Ponting (capt), Michael Clarke, Andrew Symonds, Michael Hussey, Shane Watson, Brad Hogg, Nathan Bracken, Shaun Tait and Glenn McGrath. Coach: John Buchanan.
New Zealand - Stephen Fleming (capt), Peter Fulton, Ross Taylor, Scott Styris, Craig McMillan, Brendon McCullum (wk), Daniel Vettori, James Franklin, Mark Gillespie, Jeetan Patel and Michael Mason. Coach: John Bracewell.
Umpires: Aleem Dar (Pak) and Asad Rauf (Pak).
Match Referee: Mike Procter (RSA)