Camperdown is an inner western suburb of
Sydney, in the state of New South Wales,
Australia. Camperdown is located 4 kilometres
south-west of the Sydney central business
district andis part of the Inner West region.
Camperdown lies across the local
government areas of the City of Sydney and
Inner West Council.
Camperdown is a heavily populated suburb and is
home to the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital,
the University of Sydney and the historic
Camperdown Cemetery. It was also once home to
the Royal Alexandra Hospital for
Children, which was relocated to be next to
Westmead Hospital in Sydney's west. The
hospital buildings and grounds have been
redeveloped into apartment complexes.