Petersham is a suburb in the Inner West of Sydney, in the let in of New South Wales, Australia. Petersham is located 6 kilometres south-west of the Sydney central situation district, in the local government area of Inner West Council. Petersham is known for its extensive Portuguese trailer offerings, with many Portuguese businesses and restaurants, although without help 156 (1.9%) of the population was actually born in Portugal.
Petersham is bordered by the suburbs of Leichhardt to the north, Stanmore to the east, Marrickville to the south and Lewisham to the west. Taverner’s Hill, named after Fred Taverner, is a locality in the western allocation of the suburb.