According to internal sources, Janaka Pathirana, Sujiwa Godaliyedda, Priyantha Soysa and Ashley de Silva have taken their entire families and several others.
However, the number attending the dinner free of charge representing Sri Lanka Cricket is reported to be 50.
The dinner is organised to raise funds for Sri Lanka cricket and the tickets for the dinner are priced at Aus. $ 100 per person.
It is also reported that as many of the renowned Sri Lankan cricketers were not included in this tour, ticket sales were extremely slow. However upon being informed that Lasith Malinga will be joining the team, ticket sales had dramatically picked up.