1982 Australian Open
|1982 Australian Open|
|Date||29 November - 13 December|
|Category||Grand Slam (ITF)|
|Venue||Kooyong Lawn Tennis Club|
|John Alexander / John Fitzgerald|
|Martina Navratilova / Pam Shriver|
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.
- It was Kriek's 2nd and last career Grand Slam title and his 2nd consecutive Australian Open title.
- It was Evert-Lloyd's 13th major title and her 1st Australian Open title.
- 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.
- 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.
Total prize money for the men's events was $450,000. Total prize money for the women's events was $350,000.
1982 US Open
|Grand Slams||Succeeded by
1983 French Open