|Area:||3.8 km (1.5 sq mi)|
|Location:||12 km (7 mi) from Melbourne|
|Local Government Area:||City of Glen Eira|
|Federal Division:||Higgins, Goldstein, Hotham|
Carnegie is a suburb in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 12 km south-east from Melbourne's central business district. Its Local Government Area is the City of Glen Eira. At the 2006 Census, Carnegie had a population of 15,084. Its postcode is 3163.
Originally called Rosstown, after William Murray Ross , a prominent property developer and entrepreneur, a name change came about due to Ross' failed speculative developments and in 1909 is was renamed Carnegie in an ultimately unsuccessful attempt to secure funds for a library from the philanthropist Andrew Carnegie.