The World's Largest Lobster (French: Le plus grand homard du monde) is a concrete and reinforced steel statue by Canadian artist Winston Bronnum. The statue is 11 metres long and 5 metres tall, weighing 90 tonnes. The sculpture was commissioned by the Shediac Rotary Club as a tribute to the town's lobster fishing industry The sculpture took three years to complete. at a cost of $170,000. It attracts 500,000 visitors per year.Contrary to popular belief, this is not actually the "World's Largest Lobster" as that title goes to the Big Lobster statue in Rosetown, South Australia.