A Giant Sheep Statue With Glowing Green Eyes Is Frightening All The Locals

November 9, 2015

The Big Merino is a 50 foot tall concrete merino ram, located in Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia.

Nicknamed "Rambo" by locals, the Big Merino contains a gift shop on the ground floor and a wool display on the second floor.

Visitors can even climb to the top and look out through the Merino's eyes.

green eyes giant sheep
Credit: Getty Images/Lonely Planet Images

To encourage people to switch to green energy, they thought they'd use the giant sheep the town is famous for.

I'm not sure it's having the intended effect...

giant sheep glowing green eyes
Photo: Brittany Murphy

Local residents - and Australia at large - are having a ball with it on Twitter...

"The sheep's eyes haven't been up for long but we've already had a few people tell us it looks freaky," Debbie Hunt, Vice-President of The Goulburn Group, told Mashable. "I suppose it does, but if it gets their attention then I guess that's a good thing."

The sheep's eyes will light up every night until Nov. 16, coinciding with the annual Goulburn Connects Sustainability Festival on Nov. 15.

Like us on Facebook!

Click Here For The Most Popular On Sunny Skyz

feel good videoMama Ferret Really Wants Her Human To See Her Babies

feel good storiesWendy's Got Into A Hilarious Sign Battle With Pure Water

feel good storiesThis Hairy Chest Women's Swimsuit Is Selling Like Crazy

feel good stories25 Funny Married Life Memes

feel good stories15 Cat Pictures Guaranteed To Make Your Day

feel good storiesMarine Veteran With PTSD Wants To Commit Suicide. After Reading This, He Decides To Keep Fighting

feel good videoMama Ferret Really Wants Her Human To See Her Babies

feel good videoDisabled Former Marine Sees His Grandson In Uniform For The First Time

feel good videoThis Gorilla Dancing In A Bathtub To 'Maniac' Is The Best Thing You'll See Today

feel good videoDad Tries To Eat Surstromming - The Stinkiest Food In The World. This Is Hilarious!

feel good videoBaby Elephant Gets Frightened By Goat, Screams And Runs For Its Life

LIKE US ON FACEBOOK!