The 54-year-old has pleaded not guilty.
It is still unclear as to the nature of the evidence that Sarah, 22, will present in court.
The last time the public heard from Sarah was when she appeared before the media in 2016 soon after her mother’s disappearance, where she made an emotional public plea for information on her mother's whereabouts.
Sarah has been spending much of her time in Asia since news broke that her father had been charged with murder.
At the time Mrs Ristevski went missing, The Herald Sun reported the couple fought over money before her disappearance.