The 1982 Australian Open was a tennis tournament played on grass courts at the Kooyong Stadium in Melbourne in Victoria in Australia. It was the 71st edition of the Australian Open and was held from 29 November through 13 December 1982.
Johan Kriek defeated Steve Denton 6–3, 6–3, 6–2
- It was Kriek's 2nd and last career Grand Slam title and his 2nd consecutive Australian Open title.
Chris Evert-Lloyd defeated Martina Navratilova 6–3, 2–6, 6–3
- It was Evert-Lloyd's 17th career Grand Slam title and her 1st Australian Open title.
John Alexander / John Fitzgerald defeated Andy Andrews / John Sadri 6–4, 7–6
- It was Alexander's 2nd and last career Grand Slam title and his 2nd Australian Open title. It was Fitzgerald's 1st career Grand Slam title and his only Australian Open title.
Martina Navratilova / Pam Shriver defeated Claudia Kohde / Eva Pfaff 6–4, 6–2
- It was Navratilova's 17th career Grand Slam title and her 3rd Australian Open title. It was Shriver's 3rd career Grand Slam title and her 1st Australian Open title.
- The competition was not held between 1970 and 1986.
Mark Kratzmann defeated Simon Youl 6–3, 7–5
Amanda Brown defeated Pascale Paradis 6–3, 6–4
Total prize money for the men's events was $450,000. Total prize money for the women's events was $350,000.
- ^ John Barrett, ed. (1983). World of Tennis. London: Queen Anne Press. p. 49. ISBN 978-0356093840.