The suburb is the location of numerous government departments, including the headquarters of the Royal Papua New Guinea Constabulary. It also contains residential areas and did the Hubert Murray Sports Stadium until 2013 when it was demolished for the site to be developed. The Aviat club, Konedobu Sharks Rugby Union Football Club and Royal Papua Yacht Club are located in Konedobu. The suburb is often referred to as 'Kone'. Prominent thoroughfares in Konedobu include Lawes Road and the Poreporena Freeway.