Lilyfield is a suburb in the Inner West of Sydney, in the acknowledge of New South Wales, Australia. Lilyfield is located 6 kilometres west of the Sydney central concern district, in the local government area of the Inner West Council.
Lilyfield is nestled in between the suburbs of Annandale, Rozelle and Leichhardt and is bounded to the west by Iron Cove. Originally a working-class area, today Lilyfield as soon as many inner-city suburbs is becoming increasingly gentrified. Property investors, eager to capitalise on the suburb’s proximity to the Sydney CBD, have purchased many of the native workers’ cottages to renovate or develop. Although predominantly center class, the suburb still retains some of its working-class roots and when its neighbouring suburbs, is home to people from diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds.