A far right intellectual and politician. Hercock is a researcher and academic at the University of Western Australia. She is known for writing several articles on the dangers of multiculturalism and in particular Islam. In these articles she focuses on cultural systems and conspiracies related to Sharia law and Halal certification.
Hercock is a prominent member of the Australian Liberty Alliance, being their primary organiser in Perth. She works closely with the UPF Perth faction who have infiltrated the ALA leadership in Perth. Hercock has been endorsed as the ALA candidate for WA.