Coach: Ashley Noffke
WBBL|06 result: Semi-finalists
WBBL|07 squad: Jess Jonassen* (c), Anneke Bosch (SA), Nadine de Klerk (SA), Poonam Yadav (Ind), Zoe Cooke, Nicola Hancock, Grace Harris, Laura Kimmince, Mikayla Hinkley, Charli Knott, Georgia Prestwidge, Georgia Redmayne, Courtney Sippel, Georgia Voll
In: Anneke Bosch, Ellie Johnston, Poonam Yadav, Zoe Cooke
Out: Delissa Kimmince (retired), Amelia Kerr, Maddy Green, Lilly Mills (Scorchers)
Brisbane Heat have again retained a stable group, with the key name missing that of New Zealand star Amelia Kerr, who elected to remain at home this season as she focuses on her mental health.