Redfern is a suburb of Sydney, Australia, located about 3km south of the Sydney central business district. It is part of the local government area of the City of Sydney. Redfern is known for its vibrant and diverse community, with a mix of residential, commercial and industrial areas. It is home to a number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisations, including the Aboriginal Medical Service, the Aboriginal Housing Company and the Redfern Aboriginal Tent Embassy. Redfern is also home to a number of cafes, restaurants, bars and shops, as well as the Redfern Oval, which is used for a variety of sports and community events.