Finch scores an impressive hundred in crucial win as defending champion secure semis berth.
Australia managed to post a big score at a venue, that in recent times has allowed for such run-making, was due to a strong performance by their top order.
Aaron Finch and Mitchell Starc lead defending champions to victory over Sri Lanka.
Australia beat Pakistan by 41 runs, with David Warner hitting a century and Pat Cummins returning 3-33 with the ball.
Dhawan scored 117 as Australia conceded 352 - the highest score against them in a World Cup.
New Zealand are set to play 13 T20s, three ODIs and four Tests at home against England, India and Australia