The 1982 South Australian Open was an Grand Prix tennis circuit tournament held in Adelaide, Australia that started on 20 December 1982.
Mike Bauer defeated Chris Johnstone 4–6, 7–6, 6–2
- It was Bauer's 3rd title of the year and the 5th of his career.
Pat Cash / Chris Johnstone defeated Broderick Dyke / Wayne Hampson 6–3, 6–7, 7–6
- It was Cash's 2nd title of the year and the 2nd of his career. It was Johnstone's only title of the year and the 1st of his career.