Petersham is a suburb in the Inner West of Sydney, in the let pass 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 personal ad offerings, with many Portuguese businesses and restaurants, although lonely 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 allowance of the suburb.