Timeline Stories

Coulson Group


George Edwin Limb, second from the left, guided the Coulson’s Group from the early 1960s after the buyout of family members.

Brizzys Flowers

Tony Lyons established a chain of retail flower stores across Brisbane located at Windsor, Sherwood and a highly visible store at Milton. He later moved into the transportation of flowers from growers to the retail stores, a move the preceded the start of Critical Freight today.

June Ley Flower Shop

A history in flowers, the successful Flower Store in Moonee Ponds Melbourne, operated by Shirley Limb and her sister June Limb.

Master Carriers


A recommendation letter recognizing Coulson’s contribution to transport in Australia.

Darwin Day Tours

Darwin Day Tours coach tours owned and established by Richard Lyons and involved Tony Lyons in its early years. The Company went onto be recognized with NT government Innovation awards in 1989 and a finalist in the 1990 Australian Tourism Awards (Tours and Transportation).

The Modern Age

Critical Freight Services Rocklea

Coming the full circle, Tony Lyons continues the family heritage of transport with Critical Freight being incorporated in 2019 under the name of Coulson Transport Pty Ltd. From Charles Coulson to Tony Lyons, a family heritage in transport proudly lives on.